Monthly Archives: March 2011

At Daguerre’s mercy.

We said our prayers to the holy soul of Louis Jacques Charles Daguerre, and have made some Daguerreotypes; and are in the the process of making more. Continue reading

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Kirilian Photography

Kirlian photography [ˈkɜːlɪən] (Physics / General Physics) a process that is said to record directly on photographic film the field radiation (namely Corona Discharge) of electricity emitted by an object (animate or inanimate object) to which an electric charge has … Continue reading

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Saturday night parties.

Goa is a beautiful place. It has lots of beaches. We are living in a place from where every beach (Anjuna, Calangute, Vagator, Ozran and Baga) is just 10-15 minutes away. Which means that every night (almost) we visit the beach. … Continue reading

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Mugshots!

Rajan chai stall is where we go and have tea in the evening. Vidisha has been very bored these days. Those who have been around her for a while would know how she picks up people from places and takes … Continue reading

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The Albumen Experiment 1

Making Albumen prints feels a lot like cooking. Seriously!  Take 12 eggs, separate the yolks. Add a dash of salt and acetic acid. Beat till stiff (which btw takes 45 mins of continuous beating by hand!) and leave it overnight … Continue reading

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DAG you!

While Ajit has been making some pinhole cameras with bottle caps and wooden boxes, Shreyasi is busy sensitizing paper to make Albumen prints, and we all are astonished as Chandana alters her process while she is trying to achieve ‘Kirlian … Continue reading

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