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Photogram alphabet
October 20, 2009, 9:00 am
Filed under: Typography | Tags: , ,

Dutch_Obsorne_alphabet

Dutch Osborne created this striking photogram alphabet from found objects. Using a dark room technique, made popular by American artist Man Ray, Osborne achieved these negative silhouettes by placing the objects onto photo-sensitive paper which is then exposed to light. The magic of photograms is the unique results achieved by varying the length of exposure and the transparency of the objects. Q is my favourite letter of this set.

ABC-Q

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I would like to buy a poster of the photogram alphabet.

Comment by Pam Connolly




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