Darkroom Diary Episode 22 (Mounting Ice Princess Silver Gelatin Print)

In Episode 22 of Tim Layton's Darkroom Diary, Tim shows you how easy it is to use Gudy 831 Fine Art Smooth mounting material versus using a heavy and expensive dry mount press. What Are Art Buyers & Collectors Saying About Tim Layton Fine Art? "I just received my handmade silver gelatin fine art print from Tim Layton and it is absolutely st...
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Darkroom Underground Episode 1 - Ultra Large Format Paper Negatives

Episode 1 - ULF Paper Negatives at Hodgson Mill September 1, 2021 (Free Preview) Join Now and Let The Fun begin! What Are Members Saying About The Darkroom Underground? There is no shortage of people providing information on photography on YouTube and the internet. Some are even aimed at the analog photographer, but what Tim has done with t...
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Darkroom Underground Episode 1 Preview - Ultra Large Format Paper Negatives at Hodgson Mill

Episode 1 Preview - ULF Paper Negatives at Hodgson Mill September 1, 2021 What Are Members Saying About The Darkroom Underground? There is no shortage of people providing information on photography on YouTube and the internet. Some are even aimed at the analog photographer, but what Tim has done with the Darkroom Underground (DU) is nothing sh...
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New Darkroom Underground Analog Photography Membership

Both Tim Jr. and I are really excited to have the new darkroom up and running. Now that the new darkroom is in full production, we are able to launch the new Darkroom Underground series where we bring you behind the scenes with us and share every intimate detail of our fine art processes. If you want to take your analog photography skills to a hi...
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Darkroom Diary Episode 21 (Testing Ilford WT as an 8x10 Large Format Paper Negative)

In episode 21, Tim tests Ilford WT FB paper to see if it is a viable paper negative option for his ultra large format 14x17 camera. Tim is using the TT Signature Pictorialist lens in combination with the Ilford WT FB paper negative to see if he can create the aesthetic he seeks for his next project with his 14x17 ULF camera. What Are Art Buy...
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Darkroom Diary Episode 20 (TT Signature Pictorialist Lens)

In episode 20, Tim shares his thoughts about his new TT Signature Pictorialist Lens. What Are Art Buyers & Collectors Saying About Tim Layton Fine Art? "I just received my handmade silver gelatin fine art print from Tim Layton and it is absolutely stunning! I want other people to know the attention to detail that Tim puts into the making o...
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How To Make Enlarged Analog Negatives

I get a lot of questions on how I make my 8x10 large format enlarged negatives for our Wild Horse silver gelatin gallery prints, so I decided to write this article to help you. The process is much easier than most people think. You simply take your original smaller negative and make an interpositive. The interpositive can be a contact print or enl...
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Darkroom Diary Episode 19 (DIY LED Lightbox For Viewing Film)

In episode 19, Tim shares an idea for how to make a DIY light box to view large and ultra large format films. What Are Art Buyers & Collectors Saying About Tim Layton Fine Art? "I just received my handmade silver gelatin fine art print from Tim Layton and it is absolutely stunning! I want other people to know the attention to detail that T...
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Behind The Scenes - Making "Winter's Kiss" 8x10 Large Format Silver Gelatin Contact Print

In this video at the bottom of the article, I bring you behind the scenes in our new darkroom as we make our very first 8x10 large format contact print of "Winter's Kiss". Before we can make the contact print in the darkroom, a lot of work goes on that you don't see behind the scenes. It all begins when Tim Jr and I are out in the field with the...
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Darkroom Diary Episode 18 (Unboxing Ultra Large Format 14x17 Chamonix View Camera)

In episode 18, Tim does an unboxing of the new Chamonix 14x17 Ultra Large Format view camera. What Are Art Buyers & Collectors Saying About Tim Layton Fine Art? "I just received my handmade silver gelatin fine art print from Tim Layton and it is absolutely stunning! I want other people to know the attention to detail that Tim puts into the...
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