False and Impenetrable. I. 2001. Pt-pd print on 100% cellulose (

False and Impenetrable. I. 2001.
Pt-pd print on 100% cellulose (Buxton) from original 11×14 negative.
[see the full scan with reference target]

Another instance of printing decisions, this time to illustrate how dramatically the paper base can alter the expression. Both prints were made with exactly the same sensitizer and process, and given the same exposure. Buxton paper, above, printed darker and with less contrast than Cranes’ paper, below. Also note how cropping (yet another decision) an image affects the expression.

False and Impenetrable. I. 2001. Pt-pd print on 100% cellulose (

False and Impenetrable. I. 2001.
Pt-pd print on 100% cellulose (Cranes Business Card Stock) from original 11×14 negative.
[see the full scan with reference target]

detail of print on Buxton paper:

False and Impenetrable. I. 2001. Pt-pd print on 100% cellulose (

Detail of print on Cranes paper:

False and Impenetrable. I. 2001. Pt-pd print on 100% cellulose (