Maria Tingvall 2019

I have taken three courses in photography at Mid Sweden University in the past year and have just started my fourth course. It is at A-level and we will do a simple research project. I have several different ideas andLäs mer …

This year, I'm trying something I've dreamed of for a long time, writing stories. I love writing, that's why I have so many different blogs that I manage with varying enthusiasm. What I've dreamed of since I was a kidLäs mer …

I have studied Photo History, 7.5 credits at Mid Sweden University. It's been a lot of fun, I've tried new methods and pushed my limits. One of the sources of inspiration is Bea Nettles. Introduction Bea Nettles was born inLäs mer …

Elsa Dorfman (born April 26, 1937) is an American portrait photographer working in Cambridge, Massachusetts. She is known for using a large-format Polaroid camera. It's a fine and well-timed portrait of her life and work. Since she has extensive experience,Läs mer …

"Kalotype", or "talbotype" was a developing process, developed from Henry Fox Talbot's previous image-developing process by using a different silver salt (silver iodide instead of silver chloride) and a developing agent (bile acid and silver nitrate) to produce an invisiblyLäs mer …

A method of development invented by William Fox Talbot in the 1830s, the foundation was plain table salt. The images are reddish brown to brownish violet tones with a matte finish. Salt paper copies are sometimes called kalotypier, kalotypi isLäs mer …

Today I continued looking through my pictures on the computer. It's actually really hard to find new images that I'm happy with. I'd rather have tiveds theme or at least nature-themed but most of the pictures I took in TivedenLäs mer …

Prints inför utställning

Me and my parents talked earlier this spring that I would exhibit my pictures in Bakstugan in Tiveden this summer. At first I felt like it was so far away in time and plenty of time to plan, then ILäs mer …

In my quest to learn more about different photography techniques through the ages, I ended up among something that was popular in the decades around 1900 and called Carte de Visite (business card in French), in Swedish: business card portraits.Läs mer …