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Upcoming Projects: Deep Dreams, Instant Photography, Children in the Twilight Zone

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Upcoming Projects: Deep Dreams, Instant Photography, Children in the Twilight Zone

This is a brief post about upcoming projects at Calhoun Press. Deep Dreams of Electric Sheep - It's been in the works for a while, but I'm sorting through submissions and will release a zine of deep dream images. It will probably only be available as a digital download. Instant Story - One-page zines that tell stories about instant (Polaroid, Instax mini, etc.) photographs. You will be able to buy the original (with the original photo attached), copies, or digital editions. Your Son is Not a Science Project - A zine about the current trend of diagnosing very young children...

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Zines For Sale: Physical and Digital Zines, Available Now

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Zines For Sale: Physical and Digital Zines, Available Now

New zines are now for sale on the Calhoun Press store. Here's a little bit of information about them, along with some photos and videos of the zines themselves.  Oahu in Black and White Oahu in Black and White is exactly what it says it is: a zine full of black and white images of Oahu, Hawaii's third largest and most populated island. These images showcase everything from the windward-side beaches to the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor. This zine isn't available to ship yet, but you can download a copy for $2.99 here.  Onmoku A video posted by Calhoun Press (@calhounpress) on Dec 3,...

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Call for Submissions: Deep Dreams of Electric Sheep

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Call for Submissions: Deep Dreams of Electric Sheep

Right now I'm working on a zine about deep dream technology, and how artists can use this technology in mixed media projects, photography, videos, music, collage, and any other artistic medium you can think of. I'd like to get in touch with any artists who use deep dream processing methods in their art. Anyone who has used deep dream in an artistic project, e.g. a collage, a video, an audio track, or just creating an image with deepdream for their computer wallpaper, is welcome to submit their work. Essays are also welcome (1500 words max). If you want to write a...

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Onmoku #1 Now Available for Preorder

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The first issue of Onmoku is now available for preorder here. This zine includes: An interview with Haidt-Ashbury Reviews of albums by The Maudettes, The Subjective Agency, The Magical Schoolgirls and many more Ghost stories Six Ways to Please Your Man Order today and you'll get the zine as soon as we have it back from the printers. If you'd prefer to get the digital edition, you can sign up for our newsletter to find out when it's ready. Newsletter subscribers also get exclusive access to free items and discounts on the store.

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Xerox Art

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"Xerox art," a.k.a. copy art or xerography, involves using a photocopier to create new artwork. There are several ways to turn a copy into an original: Creating a "double/multiple exposure," i.e. running the same paper through the copier multiple times to superimpose multiple images on the same page; Copying things not often copied on a machine, such as human hands or faces, clothing, feathers, hair, cardboard, dolls, etc.;  Using a copier, along with other printmaking technologies, to transfer an image to a block of wood, a canvas, a cloth or another surface; Incorporating photocopied images into collages or multimedia artworks; ...

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