BLiNK cover

BLiNK cover


The BURROUGHS 23 Portfolio is 23 digitally printed photos of William S. Burroughs
By Charles Gatewood that reside in a custom box hand-made by Sophia Kramer.
Published in 2011, in San Francisco, by Dana Dana Dana in a small edition of 23

These photographs of american author William S. Burroughs (b. 1914 - d. 1997) were shot in London, England in 1972, and in New York, New York, USA in 1975 using black and white Tri-x film by Kodak. The book also contains photos of writer Brion Gysin, and Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page.

This portfolio uses the latest digital papers and digital pigment based inkjet printing techniques to reproduce the rich, lustrous surface and tonal range of traditional chemically printed, silver halide black and white photographs. The paper we are using for this project is Canson's Baryta Photographique 310 gsm, with Epson pigment based inks.

The portfolio is boxed in a hand-made custom clamshell style box by Sophia Kramer. It features and inset canvas panel with a cover image and title.

BURROUGHS 23 Portfolio is limited to 23 copies.

Click here to view the entire portfolio online

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William Burroughs and Brion Gysin with Dream Machine by Charles Gatewood



A deluxe artist's book By Charles Gatewood published by Dana Dana Dana in a small edition of 23. Each 11"x14" hand crafted book features high-quality digitally printed reproductions of photographs of American author William S. Burroughs and accompaning text by Charles Gatewood about his experience photographing Burroughs and Gysin in London in 1972.