Herbert Ascherman

About the Artist
If modern gadgets have made everyone a photographer, they have also accentuated the artistry of Cleveland’s Herbert Ascherman Jr. A black-and-white portraiture specialist whose career has spanned four decades, Ascherman favors platinum printing, the 140-year-old process by which a negative of the image is placed on platinum-coated paper and exposed to ultraviolet light. You don’t find that at the Walgreens photo lab, and talents like Ascherman are equally rare..
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  • Herbert Ascherman, Foret 1 14 P, 2016

    Platinum Printing Process, 10" x 8"