Κυανο ποιήματα / blue poems
Cyanotype comes from greek κυανο, that means dark blue. Ποιήμα means poem in greek, so this is the zine of the dark blue poems.
Create by Sam3 during 2nd quarantine.
Size: 17 x 12 cm
Limited edition of 60
The whole zine is printed in cyanotype
using the solar light during 21 st November in Athens
Paper 50 x 35 cm Aquarella 300gms
emulsioned in both sides
The film (negative) is created with several technics:
drawing, collage, writing and using real objetcs in the solar exposition.
*Cyanotype is a photographic printing process that produces a cyan-blue print. The process uses two chemicals: ferric ammonium citrate and potassium ferricyanide.
The English scientist and astronomer Sir John Herschel discovered the procedure in 1842. / Wikipedia