I found out from a friend of mine in San Diego that Gene Nocon died His ” Photographic Printing” was and still is my favorite darkroom book. Books» Reference» Download Photographic Printing by Gene Nocon pdf. Download PDF · Read online. Buy Photographic Printing ✓ FREE SHIPPING . A guide to photographic printing. Using only the equipment and materials already available in the average darkroom, the Nocon method puts top-quality prints.

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Gene Nocon – printer, photographer, inventor

Gene Nocon, buddy, brother, friend and life long working partner to my photographic career deserves at least this page in my work. If you have a Photrio account, please log in and select ‘stay logged in’ to prevent recurrence of this notice. If I had never heard of it before then I would not have noocn a convert based on that video.

His popularity and zeal for photography led to his own television series, Nocon on Photographymade for Thames Television. Discussion in ‘ Photographers ‘ started by M. What others think Gene is saying about the future of analogue printing 4.

The film is, however, a bit long for its content. One of my favourite stories he used to share of his meetings with the Royals convention is you do not share these conversations, but to hell with convention! I thought I would let others here know since I didn’t see an announcement yet.

F-stop printing calculator app. That is why he was able to work with Royalty, becoming photo mentor to one of them as much as an inspiration to taxi drivers, rank amateurs and professionals alike. How will you know if the basic exposure print is right?


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Still follow the style to this day – he made printing even more enjoyable for me. How well the title of the video reflects the video’s content 2. His development of ‘lith’ techniques was hailed by the great names, Karsh, Parkinson, Bailey and hosts of others as revolutionary.

Dec 2, 7. Dec 1, photogeaphy. It may be good for rescuing some bad negatives.

Gene Nocon

If there was detail in the highlights in the negative then it must have been. I’ve used his pre-flasher for around 2 years, and find it extremely useful. Another of his books, Photographic Printingwhich describes the f-stop method of printing, became a bible for the black-and-white printing industry. We have noticed that there is an issue with your subscription billing details. Read the full article.

Subscribe now and get unlimited digital access on web and our smartphone and tablet apps, free for your first month. I felt that only Jeremy Paxman, formerly of Newsnight, might have been the only one capable of pinning him down I got the clear impression that f stop printing was not the real reason for the video. Want to read more? I found out from a friend of mine in San Diego that Gene Nocon died as the result of a heart attack on Nov. It makes good business sense. Most of all he was the most self effacing, kind hearted and generous person to have known.

This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register. Find all posts by big paul. Prints we created together were each and every one a masterpiece, through dint of his genius and expertise.


Dec 1, 6. That’s not very old these days. That seems to have gone the way of all digits, although I think I’ve got one episode on VHS somewhere. Last edited by Martin Reed; 11th May at Page 1 of 2. The printer is essentially a major part of the art. Right hand to my left! Click here to see more Tap here to see more Tap here to see more. RIP Gene – thanks for your contribution to the analogue world; you will be missed. Please update your billing details here to continue enjoying your access to the most informative and considered journalism in the UK.

Nocon F Stop Timer. Find all posts by DougHowk. Find all posts by Martin Reed. Gene Nocon Photographic Printer, Photographer, Inventor and Friend A tribute to a dear friend, business associate and genius in both analogue and digital photography.

I just couldn’t work out where he stood. He seemed to be saying that digital is the best thing since sliced bread but at the same time saying wet printing was real photography. As he once quoted, the true founder of photography must be the person who impressed the negative onto a durable captured surface.

The video made no attempt to explain the f-stop printing methodolgy. Find all posts by David Brown. Find all posts by Mike O’Pray.