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 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 for...


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 any...