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Platinum printing for dog photography

Posted by on Apr 16, 2011 in Black and White, Fine art photography, New York City, Platinum Prints |

Platinum printing for dog photography

Platinum printing for dog photography One of the great joys of the platinum print is the character that comes out of delicate texture, especially dog fur. This gorgeous, five-month old Boston Terrier was the perfect subject because he was super mellow and has an extraordinarily wise expression. If you are a dog-lover like I am, an investment in a platinum print for a beloved best friend may seem extravagant, but these wonderful animals aren’t with us long. It’s an amazing feeling to...

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The Western theme for platinotype prints

Posted by on Apr 2, 2011 in Black and White, Platinum Prints, What is luxury |

I’m on a mission to serve the luxury dude ranches of the west. I’m sure many photographers bombard the ranches to create family portraits, but how many of them offer platinum prints? This is a bit of a selfish mission because I want to be anywhere but New York City in the heat of the summer. There’s no other place I’d rather be than the Rocky Mountains. Give me fleece in August and I am one happy...

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Why Platinum Prints are Better than Silver Prints

Posted by on Aug 2, 2010 in Black and White, Fine art photography, Platinum Prints |

“Unlike the silver print process, platinum lies on the paper surface, while silver lies in a gelatin or albumen emulsion that coats the paper. As a result, since no gelatin emulsion is used, the final platinum image is absolutely matte with a deposit of platinum (and/or palladium, its sister element which is also used in most platinum photographs) absorbed slightly into the paper. In 1873, thirty-four years after Louis Daguerre in Paris and William Henry Fox Talbot in London presented the...

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Welcome Platinotype (Platinum) Photography

Posted by on Jul 31, 2010 in Black and White, Fine art photography, Platinum Prints |

Welcome to the start of an Old-World Revolution. This brand of photography only offers rare, expensive platinum prints. For the exclusive client who knows that it simply doesn’t get any better than this, Platinum by Koren Photography is the solution for stunning children’s portraits┬áthat last as long as the paper they’re printed on exists.

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