8"x10" Wet Plate with Lisa Elmaleh - December 15-16, 2018

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8"x10" Wet Plate with Lisa Elmaleh - December 15-16, 2018

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December 15-16, 2018

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

 

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PREREQUISITE: INTRO TO WET PLATE/WET PLATE PRINTING

In this workshop, Lisa will teach students how to create 8"x10" glass negatives, tintypes and ambrotypes in camera. Students will learn the techniques of preparing the a larger plate.

ABOUT WET PLATE:
Wet plate collodion was the leading method of photography during the 1850’s and 1860’s.  The wet plate process is most commonly known in its three forms – tintypes (positives on tin), ambrotypes (positives on glass), and glass negatives (negatives on glass).  

WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
This workshop is catered to someone who has prior wet plate experience, and is looking to make 8"x10" size plates.

ACCOMMODATIONS:
Students will need to provide their own sleeping accommodations. 

TUITION INFO:
The cameras, chemicals and materials will be supplied. Attendees will be shooting in our studio, and should consider subject matter. Still-life objects, and live models (portrait sitters) are welcome. We ask that you limit the number of guests you have at one time.



ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR:

LISA ELMALEH's work is an exploration of rural America. Using a portable darkroom in the trunk of her car, Elmaleh photographs using the nineteenth century wet collodion process. Elmaleh received the Silas Rhodes scholarship to attend the School of Visual Arts, and obtained a BFA with honors. She is a recipient of the Tierney Fellowship, the Everglades Artist Residency, the Camera Club of New York Darkroom Residency, and the Goldwell Artist Residency. She has been included in various group shows such as the 2008 New York Photofest (Powerhouse) and Landscape: Voyage (KMR Arts). lisaelmaleh.com