Glass Plate Negatives for Alternative Photographic Processes
Ages: 18 - No Limit
Ability: Beginner Intermediate Advanced
Learn the basics of making glass plate negatives suitable for printing in any alternative process using the wet-plate collodion process. This workshop will cover the history, chemistry, exposure, and processing to get you to the negatives you need - all without ever touching a computer. We will proof our negatives using the Van Dyke brown process at the end of class.
SPECIAL NOTE: Workshop Schedule
Introduction to tintypes or previous collodion (ambrotype or tintype) experience preferred but not required. Basic black and white darkroom experience is helpful but not required.