Learning Dye Transfer Printing

yep… I teach those with interesting portfolio … vantage point of photography …

no charge – just find me. interest me. have enough supplies.

Dye Transfer: Course

  • concepts and setup
  • seps and simple masks
  • mats and blanks
  • dyes and mordants
  • more masks and color management
  • retouching and reasoning about the process
  • who came before – what comes next

a key to success/ survival as an artist is to keep the simple things simple.

Exposing Matrix Film

Processing Matrix Film


Extracted Note

from an old notebook:

Any slow bromide emulsion may be used for wash-off relief or imbibition films; but they must contain no hardening agent, and should be dyed’ with about twenty-five cubic centimeters of I: 200 alcoholic solution of naphthol orange per liter.

attributed to: Baker