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Favorite photo portraits of letterpress friends

Favorite photo portraits of letterpress friends

We are trying to collect together our favorite portraits we’ve taken of people who print via letterpress. We’ll keep adding to this over time.

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 Alan Kitching giving talk at London College of Communication - June 23, 2004

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Alan Kitching in the dining room at the Royal College of Art

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Mike Kaylor with Walt Whitman at the National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC - February 17, 2007

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Above might be more of a portrait of the early iron handpress, but it is Mike Kaylor with Justin Howes at his home in Dulwich, England with Justin’s Stanhope press - June 21, 2004

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Tray Nichols being TK4251. A funny story : type designer Erik Spiekermann once claimed one of our photos of Tray was actually him.

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Grant Hart, drummer for Hüsker Dü, at a Three Rooms Press gathering after a poetry reading related to the John Kennedy conspiracy theories.

Some others to add : Henry Morris, Bird & Bull Press, talking with Lindsay Schmittle, Gingerly Press, just after she bought his C & P 10 x 15. Both seem happy.

 

 Henry MorrisBird & Bull Press, talking details with Tray NicholsLead Graffiti, about his Miehle V50 that we just bought for Lead Graffiti.

"Related to the Book" exhibition The Palette and the Page

"Related to the Book" exhibition The Palette and the Page

Locking up "Chesapeake Meander"

Locking up "Chesapeake Meander"