Kevin J Mellis

CALGARY PHOTOGRAPHER | CALGARY | ALBERTA | CANADA | WWW.KEVINJMELLIS.COM | Fine Art | Wet Plate Collodion

#yyc #calgary #alberta #canada #fineart #photography mpoc.ca

#yyc #calgary #alberta #canada #fineart #photography mpoc.ca

Second negative… #yyc #calgary #alberta #canada #fineart #photography #wetplate #kevinjmellis

Second negative… #yyc #calgary #alberta #canada #fineart #photography #wetplate #kevinjmellis

Here’s one of the printed glass negatives - #yyc #calgary #fineart #photography #wetplate #kevinjmellis

Here’s one of the printed glass negatives - #yyc #calgary #fineart #photography #wetplate #kevinjmellis

I’ll be doing some printing over the weekend… We’ll see how this glass negative turns out. #yyc #calgary #alberta #canada #fineart #photography #wetplate #kevinjmellis

I’ll be doing some printing over the weekend… We’ll see how this glass negative turns out. #yyc #calgary #alberta #canada #fineart #photography #wetplate #kevinjmellis

Here’s the first test from the first salt print from the 4x5 glass negative I made a few days ago… I will make a few adjustments from here…. #yyc  #calgary #alberta #canada #fineart #wetplate #salt-print #kevinjmellis

Here’s the first test from the first salt print from the 4x5 glass negative I made a few days ago… I will make a few adjustments from here…. #yyc #calgary #alberta #canada #fineart #wetplate #salt-print #kevinjmellis

I’m now back in the darkroom - with my silk rose - my muse :) - making 19th century glass negatives…. This is glass plate #2. The real test will be when I develop it on salt paper. - another day! #yyc #calgary #alberta #canada #fineart #photography #wetplate #kevinjmellis  (at University of Calgary)

I’m now back in the darkroom - with my silk rose - my muse :) - making 19th century glass negatives…. This is glass plate #2. The real test will be when I develop it on salt paper. - another day! #yyc #calgary #alberta #canada #fineart #photography #wetplate #kevinjmellis (at University of Calgary)

Blooming mountain flower…it’s a pretty resilient and hardy little plant!!! #yyc #o’haralake #yohonationalpark #kevinjmellis #fineart #photography

Blooming mountain flower…it’s a pretty resilient and hardy little plant!!! #yyc #o’haralake #yohonationalpark #kevinjmellis #fineart #photography

McArtur Lake is still frozen - July 9th, 2014.  #yohonationalpark #parkscanada #BritshColumbia @instagram #fineart #film  (at Yoho National Park- Iceline Trail)

McArtur Lake is still frozen - July 9th, 2014. #yohonationalpark #parkscanada #BritshColumbia @instagram #fineart #film (at Yoho National Park- Iceline Trail)

I was high enough in the mountains that I ended up in 4 feet of snow!!!!! #yyc #calgary #canada #fineart #photography

I was high enough in the mountains that I ended up in 4 feet of snow!!!!! #yyc #calgary #canada #fineart #photography

Yoho National Park. There were bears and wolves in the area, but no actual sightings…. Thankfully!!! #yyc #calgary #fineart #photography

Yoho National Park. There were bears and wolves in the area, but no actual sightings…. Thankfully!!! #yyc #calgary #fineart #photography