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Wet Plate Collodion Workshop

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two days/9am-6pm/participants:4/
chemistry, equipment and lunches provided/pre-booking necessary/
cost 300E

Brief Program:

Day 1, morning

1. Introduction:
History and overview of the process, chemicals, equipment needed,
darkroom set up, organization,
Care and maintenance of chemicals.
Mixing chemicals.
Health and safety recommendations.

2. Preparation of glass plates, sanding edges and cleaning.
3. Demonstration of complete process. (camera set up, pouring a glass
plate, sensitization, exposure, development, fixing and washing)

Day 1 afternoon, day 2
4. Practicing, practicing, practising

Making plates by student – as many as you can,
Individual guidance with the process, trouble shooting,
work with natural and artificial lightning,
work with darkbox in more remote areas of the Gardens

5. Demonstration of the varnishing technique. Varnishing.

for more information contact me at
fabijanczykphotography@gmail.com
0860783053