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Welcome. . .You have stumbled upon the website of William Underwood.
Since 2003, I have been showing and
selling my art at art festivals throughout Florida.
I have put together
this website for my customers, potential customers, and
anyone else who
would just like to look around.
tabs at the top
to view the
The drawings are done with standard pencils, rated 2H through 9B. Some are drawn with color pencils and some with just the white pencil on black paper. I also have a few charcoal drawings. Originals are for sale as well as limited edition reproductions.
I won't be doing
anymore new drawings for a while, I'm spending any
spare time I can find on photography.
Most of the photographs
with traditional large and medium format film cameras
loaded with black
and white film.
I use various
cameras and reducing backs
to fit 4x5, 5x7, & 8x10 negatives, while
the medium format
(120 film) is usually 6 cm. x 6 cm. (2-1/4
square); 6x9 is
also an option. Check out my CAMERA PAGE
Developing my own
then scan the
negative and print the final image digitally on an
with archival papers.
NEW. I am working
technique to process my negatives (and an ever
increasing number of
digital camera photographs) in HDR. That's High
Dynamic Range. By using
three different scans of the same negative, I prepare
one with shadow
details, one normal, and the third with highlight
details. Then, using
an HDR program, combine the three into one image that
entire tonal range. Sometimes it works, other times it
when its right, I'm excited with the results. Some of
my HDR images are
on the Photo 1 page.
This was my set up in March 2009
at the Apollo Beach Manatee Arts Festival
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