A particularly stunning inclusion in Frida Kahlo's Garden is a set of 1939 photographs of Frida posing amidst her outdoor plants created using a three-color carbro process
by Nickolas Muray, one of her important lovers.
A friend of Edward Weston and his son Brett, Miller was a master of their vivid color Carbro Process
, which was featured last year at the Getty.
Having more or less failed at cinematography, Outerbridge couldn't afford to let his hard-won edge in photography slip away as well, so he started familiarizing himself with the color carbro process.
and such remarkable pieces as Kandinsky (1937), a Cinzano ad in which a darkroom timer, yellow pigment paper and folding measuring stick refer directly to the carbro process (as well as to the Russian artist's interest in color symbolism).
He honed both technical and artistic skills in film processing and developed his own images, becoming one of the first professional photographers shooting and developing early color photos, known as the tri-color carbro process
which preceded the invention of color film.