Scotiabank CONTACT Photography Festival
Henry Wilhelm
Henry Wilhelm
2007 Lecture

Henry Wilhelm - President, Wilhelm Imaging Research

HP Gallery
510 King St W

A lecture from Henry Wilhelm entitled Print
Permanence: Making Fine Art Prints That Are Both
Beautiful and Long-Lasting - The Critical Roles of
Inks and Papers

Henry Wilhelm was one of the founding members
of American
National Standards Institute (ANSI) Committee IT-3
(now ISO
WG-5/TG-3), which was established in 1978. For
the past 20
years he has served as Secretary of the group
and also
serves as Chair of the Indoor Light Stability Test
Technical Subcommittee.

Wilhelm has been a
to many collecting institutions, including the
Museum of
Modern Art in New York, on the long-term
preservation of
digitally printed photographs and traditional
photographic films
and prints.

With contributing author Carol
Brower Wilhelm,
he wrote The Permanence and Care of Color
Traditional and Digital Color Prints, Color
and Motion Pictures, published in 1993. The
complete 758-
page book is available as a PDF at no cost from

Wilhelm is the
recipient of
the Photoimaging Manufacturers and Distributors
(PMDA) 2007 Lifetime Achievement Award for his
work on the
preservation of photographs and motion pictures.

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Photography Festival

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