Wet Plate Collodion "Tintype" Workshops
The next workshop will be held on November 12th 2017.
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Workshops sell out quickly and those responding to the announcement get first priority. To receive the next announcement date sign up below with your email address and we will send out an invitation for you to join us. Workshops will be limited to 3-4 people so individual attention remains a priority. This also helps us give you more shooting time in the studio.
Cost: $300 per student plus $15 materials fee.
Duration: 1 day workshop from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm with an hour lunch break.
Workshop description: A 1-day introduction to the Wet Plate Collodion process aka "Tintype" photography. Students will experience, hands-on, the artisanal process of making images as was done during the 19th century. Principals of the basic chemistry involved will be covered as well as equipment, lighting and technique. Each student will be able to create their own tintype photographs and take them home. Previous photography knowledge is helpful but not required.
Please note: We will be using some hazardous chemicals. Safety protection will be provided.
RELIC will not be responsible for accidents or injuries during the workshop.