Chicken girl and friends

There seemed to be a theme forming from today’s digitised plates. It was supposed to be a studio day but guess what? My van needs to go to the garage… yes, again.

So I spent some time digitising some glass plate negs and some loose ambrotypes.

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Forgive the lack of detailed metadata, not my forte, and I’m trying not to treat it as just an online inventory tool.

Here’s two quarter plate glass negatives and a crop of an ambrotype.

The performing cat
Three little pigs
The red haired girl with a chicken