35mm Nikon, 6 x 4.5 Mamiya and 6 cm x 6 cm Hasselblad medium format.
Sinar 5 x 4 inches and De Vere and Gandolphi 5 x 7 inches large format view cameras.
Kodak Panatomic X, Tri X. Agfapan APX25 and 100. Ilford Delta 100. FP4 sheet film.
D76/ID11 1+1 and neat for sheet film.
20 x 16 ins fibre base graded. i.e. not variable contrast.
Ilford Ilfabrom, IlfordGallery and Agfa Record-Rapid.
Ilford PQ and Contrast FF. Agfa Neutol WA
Kodak Hypo Clearing Agent or wash aid (Sodium Sulphite) before print washing
Selenium 1+3 to 1+19. Sepia, sulphide and thiorea/sodium hydroxide, and split toned.
All original prints Hypo eliminated and archivaly washed.
Of course a lot of these materials are not available now as the digital age is recognised … Change is all we have but we still eat and do some other things in candlelight because it is beautiful …
Acknowledgements (for the book)
I would like to thank the following who have made this book possible:
Cambridge School of Art at ARU for assistance with the framing for the exhibition.
Peter Russell, Roger Maile, Richard Knight, Nicky Akehurst and Jill Levy for showing me it was possible.
Pam Kiernan, Gillie Cunningham, Fintan Nicholls and Patrick Dean for help with the text.
Portrait of Hag by Richard Gibb.
Linda Wade for turning the book into reality.
Published 2008 by K. Ostra Productions.
© Ian James Hargreaves.
Colour reproduction by Swaingrove,
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.
Design by Linda Wade.
Printed in England by BAS Printers, Romsey, Hampshire.
Martyn Rayner for great help with this and the Jimi Hendrix web site.
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