Jacki Vance-Kuss' Profile
I've always had an interest in photography, but it came and went until finally, two years ago, I began shooting and developing my own film. From that point on, there was no stopping me. I'm still in this constant process of learning about photography, absorbing new techniques seemingly by osmosis, and stumbling fearlessly in the darkroom. It's absolutely magical, and I love it.
One of things that fascinates me the most is the recovery of lost images, either through collection of already developed negatives or slides, or through the actual developing of found, unprocessed film. I've managed to successfully develop film that dates back to the 1930s or 40s. I've viewed lost family photos, high school yearbook pictures, vacation snapshots, and a multitude of other images, from the mundane to the heartbreaking.
My blog, http://www.craftbangboom.com/ , details my…
- Born on July 9
- Joined December 31, 2007