People and places, www.drelynn.com

strangers to greet. stories to share. miles on my boots and clicks on my camera. 

collaboration, conversation, and creation. 

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William Project Moleskine, ©Andrea Dre Lynn Hudson

My Brother and His Siren, Heroin

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Cover of Moleskine for Project with my Brother, featuring a Darkroom Print of his portrait, 2015. When you type his...
Orange and Blue, Curated Homegoods Milwaukee, ©Andrea dre L Hudson 2016, All rights reserved

Orange and Blue Co. // Milwaukee Lifestyle and Home goods Shop!

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Orange and Blue Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin: A lifestyle and home goods store with vintage and handmade items.

dre lynn hudson // editorial, commercial photographer // milwaukee wisconsin

Iphoneography: San Francisco, CA

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From a four-day stay in the Bay. View Larger View Larger View Larger View Larger View Larger View Larger View Larger...
Carrick-a-rede Rope Bridge

Iphoneography: Ireland

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As some of you know I busted my laptop because I'm a gol darn fool, so in anticipation of better...
DL Hudson 2015 Iphone photography VSCO app

Summer Adventures

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recent snapshots from my iphone, edited using the VSCO app.  View Larger View Larger View Larger View Larger View Larger View...
ALS: Ted's story for Hopeline ALSA Wisconsin // DL Hudson

ALS: The Story of Ted and Jaci

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For the ALS Association: Wisconsin Chapter One year ago, I met Ted and Jaci while assisting Jeff Salzer on a...
Sony A7s Travel Photography // DL Hudson 2015, All Rights Reserved

West Coast Random

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Joshua Tree, Salton Sea, Death Valley, Las Vegas, and all the places between.   footnotes: Sony A7s + Zeiss 50mm f/1.5…

onfilm_analog_drelynnhudson

analog work. 35mm, medium format, and large format.  

darkroom enlargements, digitizations, and experiments.

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Fujifilm FP100c Negative Reclamation Video, ©Andrea Dre Lynn Hudson

Preview: Fujifilm FP100c Negative Reclamation Tutorial Video

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Full video tutorial on How to Reclaim Fujifilm FP100c Negatives coming soon! I am making edits, cutting and compiling in between...
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Giant’s Causeway

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Darkroom Print of Giant’s Causeway of Northern Ireland, taken with Hasselblad 503CW on Kodak TRI-x.

Fujifilm FP100c Hasselblad Polaroids, Ireland / Cliffs of Moher

Ireland: Fuji FP100c Instant Photographs!

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A small collection of Fujifilm FP-100c instant photographs taken while exploring Ireland during a 10-day road trip. If I could do it…

Expired Agfa Darkroom Paper

Expired Mystery Agfa Paper, Box #3

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I’ve been testing the base fog of expired darkroom paper box by box for the last few weeks. While some…

Fujifilm Polaroid of Darkroom / ©DL Hudson 2015

Apartment Darkroom v2.0

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My proudest accomplishment in 2015: The Completed Apartment Darkroom v2.0 | Color photograph is at the end of this blog post...
Bleached Fujifilm fp100c Negative / ©andrea dre lynn hudson

Digitized Bleached Fujifilm FP-100c Negatives

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footnotes: Hasselblad 501c, Polaroid back, Fujifilm FP-100c

Beachwood Darkroom Print on Ilford Multigrade FB Classic Matt Paper

Ilford Multigrade FB Classic Matt Darkroom Prints

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This week I purchased my first box of fiber-based darkroom paper, Ilford Multigrade FB Classic Matt (HOLLA!). Up until this point,...

experiments_drelynnhudson

midnight musings, mostly. 

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MILWAUKEE CYANOTYPE

Cyanotype with Forgotten Negatives

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Cyanotype sun print made with Forgotten Holga Negative

Expired Darkroom Paper / ©DL Hudson 2016

Expired Paper Project

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Developing an idea for the heavily fogged and very expired boxes of paper I am accumulating. From the first round of printing with bad…

Coffee Toned Darkroom Print // ©DL Hudson 2015

Coffee Toned Darkroom Prints

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It’s almost too simple: a large pot of strong coffee (I used day-old coffee) + a few prints immediately following…

Darkroom Solarization Technique by ©DL Hudson

Darkroom Technique: Solarization, I

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Attempts at experimenting with the Solarisation darkroom technique invented and mastered  by Man Ray. [+ selective application of developer]    …

Alternative Darkroom Technique / Painting Developer by DL Hudson

Darkroom Technique: “Painting Developer”

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  1. Determine proper exposure for print with test strips. Create neutral print to fine tune and alter exposure… dodge, burn,…

bat cave | self portrait | ©Andrea "Dre" Lynn Hudson 2014, All Rights Reserved

bat cave.

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  days: i wish they would swallow me, whole and sleepless. then the night wakes, and sleep can wait.

Journal Entries and Doodles / Dre Lynn Hudson

doodles and moleskines and random, oh my.

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Ted Storyboarding, Art Journal, Andrea dre lynn hudson

Ted’s Story: Pre-Production and Storyboarding

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As I continue to clear out the clutter of my apartment this weekend, I took a break this morning to...
Moleskine Travel Art Journal / ©Andrea Dre L Hudson

Moleskine Travel Journal: Ireland

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With infrequent access to internet/television while we were exploring Ireland, we spent our evenings recounting our days through creation... and...

Looking Back: Art Journal Two Years Later

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It isn’t often I grab an old journal off the shelf, but today was different. Today, it was necessary. As…

Funky Watercolor Paintings of Ears // DL Hudson 2014, All Rights Reserved

Evolution of the watercolor ear.

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On a recent and rainy Sunday, I made a pot of coffee and painted my grandmother’s ear …  several times. I…

Plane Ride point of view

The view from 33,000 Feet.

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Dear man who sat beside me MKE > MSP, I avoided including you in the frame because I could tell you...
Art Journal: Another One Bites the Dust | ©DL Hudson 2014, All Rights Reserved.

Art Journal: Another One Bites The Dust.

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  Onto the bookshelf she goes. footnotes: cyanotype print on cover, 4×5 negative from personal series.

Dre Lynn Hudson, Inspiration Journals Layout ©Dre Lynn Hudson 2013, All Rights Reserved

scribbles, dribbles, & inspiration.

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More random pages and sketches from an inspiration journal   I try to carry a journal with me everywhere I go……

Life & Lessons, www.drelynn.com

the day-to-day. the personal stuff.

the reasons to take a breath and reflect. the reasons to create.

oh, and reasons to laugh at yourself. those are good ones, too.

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Darkroom Print Multimedia ©Andrea Dre L Hudson

A Month Without a Laptop Has its Upsides.

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TL;WR: I am too reliant on my laptop, a hydrophobic binary wizard. When I don't have one, I make "art." 39...
Gram Needs Her Fix // DL Hudson

Life is What Happens When You’re Busy Making Other Plans

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I woke up at 4:30 this morning because I couldn’t sleep. You know me. First order of business: make a pot…

I work on the floor: My messy desktop // DL Hudson

I work on the Floor and my Untraditional Desktop might give you a heart attack…

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The answer key to my chaos: 1. ONA Bag that fits more stuff than it should, but doesn't fit my...
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The Mystery Package, Part II: The Journal

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As I mentioned in the previous Mystery Package Post, through the kindness of a stranger named Daniel, I was recently...
International Package Surprise // ©DL Hudson 2015

The Mystery Package, Part I

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Several weeks ago my mom called to inform me I had received a package in the mail with international postage. I...
dl hudson 2015 resolutions // dark room timer

2015 Aspirations: Build a Darkroom

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I suppose you could consider this one line on my list of "resolutions," but I much prefer the label "aspirations."...
 
i will photograph a place.
i will photograph your face.

 

i will trek out in the snow.
i will crouch down super low.

 

i will ask you stop the truck
for foggy fields in bumblef*@$.

 

i will photograph your face. a poem.

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  i will photograph a place. i will photograph your face. i will trek out in the snow. i will…

Diner, Environmental Portrait of Grandmother

“JUST ENJOY TODAY.”

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  On my second to last day with gram, I was reminded of this simple fact when Gram and Anita…

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