The Collodion process

The Collodion process

The Collodion process, also known as the wet plate process, is a photographic technique that was developed in the 1850s and became popular in the late 19th century. The process involves coating a glass plate with a mixture of collodion (a liquid made from nitrated cotton) and silver iodide, which is then sensitized and exposed […]

The 19th century was a pivotal time in the history of photography

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. During this period, various inventors and scientists developed new technologies and techniques that would lay the foundation for modern photography. One of the most important figures of this era was William Henry Fox Talbot, who in 1839 introduced the Calotype process, which used paper coated with silver iodide to create a negative image that […]

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A nice BBC documentary about Photography History

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How to adjust a Lubitel twin lens reflex camera

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All Lubitel TLR cameras are focusing on sprocket wheels and they sometimes get out of alignment. This is a video on how to adjust them. Notice: JavaScript is required for this content.

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  The video was made by Markus Hofstätter please have a look at his youtube channel about collodium and large format photography.

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Give old slides a new life

We sell Slides and photographs like this in our store. Over the years we collected many images and old footage from family collections and Snapshot archives.

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