The WetPlate Process

This process is used to make different image types: The Ambrotype, the Tintype (also known as the Ferrotype), and a negative. In fact while the first three appear to be auto-positive images they are in fact thin negatives that via the wet plate process are able to be viewed as positives. There are four basic sets of chemistry. The collodion (wet plate collodion process…

The Instant Print ( Polaroids )

I have purchased a polaroid like camera . The fuji instamax neo 90 mini . I was interested in exploring the materiality of the polaroid as a photographic object . An instant memory , a representation of reality as an instant physical photographic object . A photograph as an image of time and space . A framed icon of the past made into a…

Got My Baby Back On the road

I finally managed to get my baby back on the road 🙂 . Very happy tonight . It has had 4 new glow plugs , a new cam belt  , a service with oil filter , airfilter , fuel filter and oil replace etc and new tyres . My mobile darkroom is under construction for my wet plate adventures and should be ready this…