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WORLD WET PLATE DAY – LIVE DEMONSTRATION & PORTRAIT SITTINGS, 3rd May

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WORLD WET PLATE DAY – LIVE DEMONSTRATION
Saturday 3rd May 2014 (May bank holiday weekend)

Kick off your World Wet Plate Day celebrations with a special Wet Plate Demonstration in the Gallery of Photography.
In this fun and informative live demo, wet collodion and alt processes expert Monika Fabijanczyk will share the magic of the wet plate process. Participants will be able to observe the preparation and exposure of a 5x7 portrait and will get a brief introduction to the history of collodion photography and first-hand insight into its special characteristics.


WORLD WET PLATE DAY – PORTRAIT SITTINGS
After the demonstration there will be an opportunity to have your (or your loved-one’s) portrait taken in this most beautiful of old photographic processes.

Treat yourself – and history – to a one-of-a-kind large format portrait (5 x 7 inches). Pre-booking strongly advised.

Where:
Gallery of Photography LightRoom studio (top floor).
LIVE DEMONSTRATION
11.30am – 12.30pm
Price: €5 (Gallery members FREE)

PORTRAIT SITTINGS
12.30 – 5.00pm
Portrait price: €50 — www.galleryofphotography.ie