Contact printing the 8X10 still lifes. They really look better on real paper. Using Ilford Multigrade Warmtone. I just ran the contacts under the proofing enlarger while I worked on enlarged prints on the Zone VI enlarger. When I finished I had 12 contact prints!
Pilates student dropped one of my nautilus shells....but really made it even more interesting.
All the scavenged materials I have around- shells, bones, desert-rusted cups, busted hotel crockery from Connecticutt...using it all, plus some. These are all in a big tin funnel Debbie Fleming Caffery gave me.
Working through this progression. I thought I was done but I might have just been starting to learn.
Light from the other side.
And from the other, other side. Lighting on these looks simple, but it's pretty complex.