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Ilford Fine Art and Printing Event – Central Districts

May 25 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

An opportunity to get hands on with the Ilford paper range, compare papers and discuss the art of printing your own work. In this Ilford printing and paper presentation Ilford Master Rachael Smith will go over:
– Supplies and keeping stock
– Ilford paper range
– Choosing the best paper for your image
– Reading icc profiles
– Printing from Photoshop
– Soft proofing – why and how
– Calibration and creating custom print profiles
– A little about Gamut
– Edit to print, sharpening and ‘pop’
– Common print problems
About Rachael:
“I have a very curious nature, which means I am constantly open to learning. I’m an Ilford Master, Sony Digital Imaging Advocate, current member of the NZIPP Board and NZIPP Master of Photography I. I am also a practicing artist, and have Master of Fine Arts in Contemporary Art.
I am a strong advocate of the printed image. I believe images need to be printed to close the circle from concept to capture, to completion. The tangibility of a print is integral in my art practice. I find the range of print media available really exciting and love testing out new products.
I find printing a useful tool during the image creation process as well as for delivering a completed work. Printing for yourself gives you complete control of the finished image, from the immense range of media options, to the thrill of watching the image come to life as a ‘real’ object.”

Details

Date:
May 25
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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Venue

Studio 102
Square Edge Community Arts, 47 The Square
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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