New Costică Acsinte photograph

While working in Lightroom on Acsinte’s archive, today i’ve spotted a new picture of Acsinte himself. Looks like it was taken at another studio (not Foto-Splendid, that is), maybe even in Bucharest.

Help Acsinte get a statue

I am kindly asking you to write to them, at office@municipiulslobozia.ro if you think there should be a statue of Acsinte in downtown Slobozia.

Costică Acsinte – fotografiile și poveștile ascunse

Cartea „Colecția Costică Acsinte — Viața socială, ediție specială“ va fi lansată în data de 1 octombrie 2015, orele 19:00, la librăria Anthony Frost (librăria engleză) din București, Calea Victoriei nr 15 — lîngă Biserica Kretzulescu.

Luminous Endowment

I have a great pleasure to announce that Costică Acsinte Archive received a $2.500 grant from Luminous Endowment. „The Mylio Grant: Memories and Stories“ was generously provied by Mylio, of whom i’ve already wrote about. The grant is designed to make it possible...

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One negative and one original print

Developing the RAW

Being asked (Cristescu Adina, this one is for you ;)), today i want to talk about how i „develop“ the raw files that comes out of my scanner. Let’s make it clear what it means a RAW file: it actually means that no setting set in scanning software (Vuescan) has...