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Darkroom Prints

A traditional dark room print is hand printed by a master printer in a darkroom from the original negative. 

In a world of digital printing, hand printing has become both different and special.

Putting a Black and White or colour negative into an enlarger and “making” a print by hand gives a crafted and individual feel. 

Our printers will apply their skill and interpretation to make the best prints from your negatives.

All prints are individually enlarged, dodged and shaded for the best results.

Annie Lennox (EU001JF)

Annie Lennox

The styling for a cover shoot for Sounds Magazine was a sheet off the bed. The lighting came from a bedside lamp.

Prices from £1,440.00
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B.B. King (BB001JF)

B.B. King

B.B. King headlines the venue at the Rainbow Theatre in 1973 with support acts from Lou Reed, Golden Earring & The Persuasions.

Prices from £1,440.00
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Blondie (BL001JF)

Blondie

More collectors buy pictures of Debbie Harry than of any other female musician in our archive, she has 100% credibility as a great artist.

Prices from £1,800.00
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Bob Dylan (BD001JF)

Bob Dylan

"This image of Bob Dylan and bass player Tony Garnier, snatched at an open air concert in Italy, sums up a beautiful partnership."

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Bob Marley (BM001JF)

Bob Marley

Bob Marley sitting on the bed of a rented apartment on Gloucester Road in London in 1978

Prices from £2,400.00
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Bruce Springsteen (BN001PCUN)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen at his first photo shoot at Columbia Records, New York in 1973

Prices from £1,800.00
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Bruce Springsteen (BN002PCUN)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen performing in 1973 at The Spectrum in Philadelphia as the opening act for Chicago.

Prices from £1,800.00
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Bruce Springsteen (BN003PCUN)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen performing at one of his early gigs at The Main Point, Pennsylvania

Prices from £1,800.00
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Bruce Springsteen (BN006PCUN)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band backstage at the Bottom Line, New York in 1975

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Bruce Springsteen (BN007PCUN)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen onstage at the Bottom Line, New York in 1975

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Bruce Springsteen (BN008PCUN)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen performing in 1973 at The Spectrum in Philadelphia as the opening act for Chicago.

Prices from £1,800.00
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Bruce Springsteen (BN009PCUN)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen performing in 1973 at The Spectrum in Philadelphia as the opening act for Chicago.

Prices from £1,800.00
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Bruce Springsteen (BN010PCUN)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band performing in 1973 at The Spectrum in Philadelphia as the opening act for Chicago.

Prices from £1,800.00
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Bruce Springsteen (BN011PCUN)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen at his first photo shoot at Columbia Records, New York in 1973

Prices from £1,800.00
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Bruce Springsteen (BN012PCUN)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen at his first photo shoot at Columbia Records, New York in 1973

Prices from £1,800.00
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Bruce Springsteen ( BN005PCUN)

Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen performing at one of his early gigs at The Main Point in Pennsylvania

Prices from £1,800.00
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Captain Beefheart (BH001JF)

Captain Beefheart

Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band play the Rainbow Theatre, London, 1973.

Prices from £900.00
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Carlos Santana (CS001JF)

Carlos Santana

This concert was shortly after 'Caravanserai', the 4th album by Santana released in Oct 1972. It was a turning point in Santana's career.

Prices from £900.00
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Chic (CH001JF)

Chic

All four members of Chic cannot help but groove to the same beat.

Prices from £2,100.00
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Clash, The (CL001JF)

The Clash

'White riot, I wanna riot, white riot, a riot of my own!' There was a riot at this gig when the audience smashed up a load of seats.

Prices from £2,100.00
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Duke Ellington (DE001JF)

Duke Ellington

Duke Ellington performing at the Rainbow Theatre, London in 1973

Prices from £1,440.00
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Elvis Costello (EL001JF)

Elvis Costello

Elvis Costello backstage at the Royal Albert Hall, London in 1999 for a benefit concert to commemorate the life and work of Linda McCartney

Prices from £1,440.00
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Eric Clapton (EC001JF)

Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton performing at the Rainbow Theatre, London in January 1973

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Faces, The ( FA001JF)

The Faces

Rod Stewart from The Faces performing at the Sundown Ballroom, London in June 1973

Prices from £1,440.00
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James Brown (BR001JF)

James Bown

James Brown in May 1985 captured during documentary filming in London, prior to performing at Hammersmith Odeon

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Joy Division (JD001JF)

Joy Division

Joy Division backstage before a gig at the YMCA London (supported by Monochrome Set) in August 1979.

Prices from £3,000.00
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Madness (MA001JF)

Madness

This shoot of Madness in New York City was for Issue No.1 of a new magazine that developed cult status, The Face.

Prices from £1,440.00
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Madonna (MN001PCUN)

Madonna

Madonna at the start of her career in October 1982 in Greenwich Village, New York

Prices from £1,800.00
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Madonna (MN002PCUN)

Madonna

An early shot of Madonna taken in October 1982 in Soho, New York City.

Prices from £1,800.00
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Madonna (MN005PCUN)

Madonna

Madonna in October 1982 on one of her earliest photo shoots in Soho, New York

Prices from £1,800.00
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Madonna (MN007PCUN)

Madonna

Madonna shot in October 1982 in Greenwich Village, New York

Prices from £1,800.00
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Madonna (MN009PCUN)

Madonna

October 1982 Madonna is captured on Houston Street, New York on one of her earliest photo shoots.

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Madonna (MN013PCUN)

Madonna

Madonna on Thompson Street, New York in October 1982

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Madonna (MN003PCUN)

Madonna

Madonna on an early photo shoot in Grenwich Village, New York in October 1982.

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Madonna (MN004PCUN)

Madonna

Madonna in October 1982 photographed outside St Anthony's Church in New York.

Prices from £1,800.00
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Madonna (MN006PCUN)

Madonna

Madonna posing on Greenwich Street, New York on an early photo shoot in October 1982

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Featured Prints

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Madonna

Backstage at the video shoot for the hit single 'You'll See' shot in Spain, October 1995

Prices from £350.00
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The Beatles

The Beatles having fun at Cliveden House whilst taking a break from filming the comedy, Help in May 1965.

Prices from £750.00
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Bauhaus

"Bauhaus were always an interesting band to photograph. With some extreme lighting conditions this gig proved to be somewhat challenging."

Prices from £350.00
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The Ramones

Johnny Ramone’s super-fast ‘buzzsaw’ guitar had a huge impact on the punk scene and he could make a two-minute song sound like an epic.

Prices from £900.00
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Sex Pistols

Sex Pistols performing at The 100 club on Oxford Street, London.

Prices from £350.00
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Bob Dylan

A very early set of images taken by Don for promotion of Bob Dylan's first album, titled 'Bob Dylan', released on March 19, 1962.

Prices from £2,500.00
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Featured Artists

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The Rolling Stones

The Rolling Stones are an English rock band who were in the vanguard of the British music Invasion that became popular in the US in 1964–65.

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Chuck Berry

So sad to hear of the passing of Chuck Berry, rock 'n' roll legend who influenced generations of great musicians

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Sex Pistols

The Sex Pistols were an English punk rock band formed in 1975. Without them popular culture in the last 30+ years would be very different.

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Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan is an American singer-songwriter, artist & writer. He has been influential in popular music & culture for more than five decades.

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Guns N' Roses

Guns N' Roses is an American hard rock band formed in 1985. Their music is a fusion of punk rock, blues rock, heavy metal & hard rock.

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The Cure

The Cure are an English rock band formed in 1976 & has experienced several line-up changes with Robert Smith being the only constant member.

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Featured Collections

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Don Hunstein: In Focus

Celebrating the work of Columbia Records photographer Don Hunstein who has documented many of the 20th Century’s most important musicians.

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Storm Thorgerson AV40

Storm Thorgerson AV40 or 'Alternate Versions 40' comprises of a series of images that are alternate versions of original album art.

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Photographers Limited Edtions

These are a selected prints assigned into limited edition runs. Once all the prints have been sold they will no longer be available.

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Rockarchive Edition 20

Rockarchive Edition 20 are very limited and unique editions of just 20 prints that are exclusive to Rockarchive.

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Rockarchive Edition 100

Edition 100 was created to give fans & collectors a chance to own classic, historical pictures of their favorite bands.

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Darkroom Prints

All our traditonal darkroom prints are hand printed from the original negative by a master printer to give them a crafted and unique feel

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