Salted Paper print 1

Experiment

Research

Process based on the light sensitive of silver chloride

Material

Other

Craft

Other

General Technique

Surface modifying

Specific Technique

Photographic process

Properties & Qualities

Application

Product

Qualities

2D Opaque

Colour

Black and White

Sample Information

Date of creation

-

Process & Production

1) the sheets of paper are floated in a solution of sodium chloride
2) after drying, they are floated with a solution of silver nitrate
3) the paper was printed in contact with a negative and exposed to light
4) after reaching the desired image the print is washed, toned, washed again, fixed with sodium thiosulphate and washed one last time.
5) Coatings (starch, wax, others) could be added.

 

– based on information from http://www.graphicsatlas.org/identification/?process_id=269

Credits

Craft Maker

Élia Roldão

Library Contributor

VICARTE, NOVA

Photographer

Sofia Moreira Pires