The Photographic Times: An Illustrated Monthly Magazine Devoted to the Interests of Artistic and Scientific Photography, Volume 30; Volume 32 (Google eBook)

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Photographic Times Publishing Assn., 1898 - Photography
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Page 376 - ... remnants of mighty edifices, not one left upon another, lie upon them to keep them down. A dull purple poisonous haze stretches level along the desert, veiling its spectral wrecks of massy ruins, on whose rents the red light rests, like dying fire on defiled altars.
Page 376 - ... whose rents the red light rests, like dying fire on defiled altars. The blue ridge of the Alban Mount lifts itself against a solemn space of green, clear, quiet sky. Watch-towers of dark clouds stand steadfastly along the promontories of the Apennines. From the plain to the mountains, the shattered aqueducts, pier beyond pier, melt into the darkness, like shadowy and countless troops of funeral mourners, passing from a nation's grave.
Page ii - A copy will be sent free, postpaid, to any address, on receipt of a two-cent stamp, by George H. Daniels, General Passenger Agent, New York Central & Hudson River Railroad, Grand Central Station, New York.
Page 376 - I believe, a fair example of what is commonly called an "ideal" landscape; ie, a group of the artist's studies from Nature, individually spoiled, selected with such opposition of character as may insure their neutralizing each other's effect, and united with sufficient unnaturalness and violence of association to insure their producing a general sensation of the impossible. Let us analyse the separate subjects a little in this ideal work of Claude's.
Page 376 - Perhaps there is no more impressive scene on earth than the solitary extent of the Campagna of Rome under evening light. Let the reader imagine himself for the moment withdrawn from the sounds and motion of the living world, and sent forth alone into this wild and wasted plain. The earth yields and crumbles beneath his foot, tread he never so lightly, for its substance is white, hollow, and carious, like the dusty wreck of the bones of men.
Page 279 - THE PHOTOGRAPHIC INSTRUCTOR. For the professional and amateur. Being the comprehensive series of Practical Lessons issued to the students of the Chautauqua School of Photography. Revised and enlarged. Edited by WI LINCOLN ADAMS, with an Appendix by Prof! CHARLES EHRMANN.
Page 480 - The gelatine is first swelled in cold water and then dissolved in hot water, and the remaining components of the formula are added. The solution is filtered, and when still warm the paper floated upon it for three minutes. The salted paper is sensitized upon a neutral 45-grain silver bath.
Page 289 - Do not thou moreover wonder that the images 'appear to move, And appear in one order and time their legs and arms to use; For one disappears, and instead of it appears another, Arranged in another way, and now appears each gesture to alter, For you must understand that this takes place in the quickest time.
Page xxxvii - Artists sent to all parts of the world to do every sort of decorating and painting. We are educating the country in color harmony. Relief, stained glass, wall paper, carpets, furniture, draperies, etc. Pupils taught.
Page 380 - Crayon Portraiture. Complete instructions for making Crayon Portraits on Crayon Paper and on Platinum, Silver and Bromide Enlargements ; also directions for the use of Transparent Liquid Water Colors, and for making French Crystals. By JA BARHYUT. A new edition. Paper covers, 60c. ; cloth bound 1 00 Art Recreations. Ladies' popular guide in home decorative work, with a chapter on photography.

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