All were printed by Tepfer on Ilfochrome
paper from Ektachrome slides.
(formerly Cibachrome) is continuing the success story and the household name of ILFORD, who today focus on the manufacturing, production, and worldwide distribution of extremely high quality papers and film.
Cibachrome or Ilfochrome
prints are known for deep, saturated colors.
Remaining as faithful as possible to the slides, he does all his own printing in sizes up to 16 by 20 inches, using Ilfochrome
(formerly Cibachrome) materials.
A pair of Durst Lambda units can print on RA-4 and Ilfochrome
Above: Catherine Yass's Ilfochrome
transparency Hema Malini 2001; Left: Fiona Banner's Stainless Steel Full Stops 2002; Below: Liam Gillick's Renovation Filer Lobby Diagram; Artists Fiona Banner and Liam Gillick
Under the right light, the Ilfochrome
prints absolutely seem to glow from within.
He uses Ilfochrome
for his processing - a unique traditional photographic process renowned throughout the world for longevity and stability.
Popular darkroom processes include silver gelatin prints, Type C prints and Ilfochrome
Bochner's experiments in color photography--for example, the grid of twelve Ilfochrome
prints of shaving-cream and Vaseline smears that makes up Transparent and Opaque, 1968, and the two Polarized Light (both 1968) C-prints--dramatize the peculiarity of the photographic surface in their muddying of the distinction between optical and chemical color and their demonstration of the interpenetration of light and dye in the constitution of the color photograph.
He makes his own prints - big, delicious color prints on brilliant Ilfochrome
paper - in an old-fashioned darkroom.
This is more than twice as long as Ilfochrome
prints, which were the most popular color printing method before the advent of this new technology.