Monthly Archives: March 2014

Ambrotype by J.Timms

Ambrotype by J.Timms

This lovely little cased ambrotype arrived in todays post. Its by J. Timms of 32 High Holborn, London. 1856 – 1873 A drawing of Timm’s Photographic …

 

New tripod for the 12″x15″ camera

New tripod for the 12″x15″ camera

Got this via Feepay, it was in Devon as pick up only but thanks to the wet plate network, Andy picked it up for me, …

 

Rollei 35 LED

Rollei 35 LED

Jamie, at work, lent me a Rollei 35 LED as I was looking at them on Feepay. The Yashica rangefinder I bought a while back …

 

Solar Plate at The Hot Bed Press

Solar Plate at The Hot Bed Press

I recently attended a workshop in Solar Plate or Photo Polymer printing at The Hot Bed Press, Salford. The Hot Bed Press is based at …

 

Something not quite right…

Something not quite right…

Again these are from Feepay, they weren’t listed as the usual ambrotypes, but more of an “image on glass”. Now 90% of the time they …

 

Got to love a 99p bargain…

Got to love a 99p bargain…

A Newton Epidiascope lens, 16 inch focal length at f3.8, brass lens mounts in a stainless steel? tube. Needs a clean and the glass sits …