Kevin J Mellis

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

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

I had a great few days in the mountains - I’ll post more here and on my blog over the next week - kevinjmellis-blog.com #yyc #calgary #photography  (at Natural Bridge, Yoho National Park)

I had a great few days in the mountains - I’ll post more here and on my blog over the next week - kevinjmellis-blog.com #yyc #calgary #photography (at Natural Bridge, Yoho National Park)

Lake O’Hara #alberta #canada #fineart #photography #largeformat #film #4x5film (at Lake O’Hara)

Lake O’Hara #alberta #canada #fineart #photography #largeformat #film #4x5film (at Lake O’Hara)

HAPPY CANADA EVERYONE!!!! #yyc #calgary

#yyc #calgary #fineart #photography #kevinjmellis

#yyc #calgary #fineart #photography #kevinjmellis