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11-09-2009, 08:57 AM   #1
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67 Project Work!

Hi all, I've just started at University here in the UK, im studying a BA Hons Photography degree.
Here are some images I have submitted for the theme of 'Identity'.
Image was taken on a Pentax 67, 70mm 4.5, with Ilford FP4 Plus 125.



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11-09-2009, 09:08 AM   #2
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Why are they so dark? BW film is plenty capable of capturing way more light range than displayed here. It almost looks like a case of someone editing their photos on a Mac with its default gamma of 1.8 and when viewed in the correct color space of gamma 2.2 the results are too dark.
11-09-2009, 09:17 AM   #3
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They do seem dark, but maybe that is what you were going for. I like the idea though.

How did you have your images scanned?
11-09-2009, 09:20 AM   #4
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I like my images that way.. I tend to shoot just under hence the 'dark' prints.
I scanned them in using an Imacon 848.

11-09-2009, 09:35 AM   #5
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Hey, if that's your style, shoot on!

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usually I like high contrast pics, but these pics seem to lack shadow detail.
Perhaps they'd look better on black background.
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Cool photos man. I don't have a problem with contrast/darkness. People on forums are crazy town (no offense guys). I enjoy
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