Monthly Archives: October 2014

A sliding box camera…

A sliding box camera…

I was lucky enough to find this sliding box camera for sale online, unfortunately it was in Devon, fortunately through the wonderful UK wet plate …

 

The Artist – Dry Plate Neg

The Artist – Dry Plate Neg

This is another historical dry plate negative. A little strange this one. The artist with his back to the camera and collar up, doesn’t seem to …

 

Wet plate tutorial – Brett Clarke

Wet plate tutorial – Brett Clarke

On Sunday I gave a wet plate tutorial to photographer Brett Clarke. Lets just say I think he’s hooked. He shot a variety of tintypes/ambrotypes from …