Donnerstag, 24. November 2011

real leaf typing!

real leaf typing. no photoshop, no tricks.
just a pressed, dry leaf and the beige Olivetti Studio 44.

I'll probably post a how-to entry somewhen in the next weeks.
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7 Kommentare:

Anonym hat gesagt…

Very impressive! The "must be dry" part is intriguing. I would expect them to crack apart when rolled into the platen and then explode into powder when struck by the typebars. Do tell. It's a very nice effect.

notagain hat gesagt…

very nice!

Bill M hat gesagt…

Now that is amazing!

Fernando Antunes hat gesagt…


Rob Bowker hat gesagt…

I have been waiting for this one - you did a great job. Beautiful.

maschinengeschrieben hat gesagt…

Thanks for your comments so far!
The leaves are from the vine plant (Vitis vinifera). They're quite thick. I collected some more yesterday evening and pressed them until today. The really feel a bit like paper and may be bent to a certain degree. A detailed post wil follow, that's for sure.

Ton S. hat gesagt…

That turned out really nice!

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