+ introduction to the collodion process
+ detailed infos about chemicals and materials
+ how to mix chemicals
+ step-by-step guide how to manufacture a wetplate photograph
+ this workshop will focus on the positive process: ambrotypes and tintypes
+ get insight in Stefans techniques
+ detailed infos on gear: cameras, lenses, equimpent
+ plenty of cameras and lenses to work with and get creative
+ where to buy: chemicals and equipment
+ lighting techniques: Indoor (studio) and Outdoor
+ written manual with all infos about chemicals, recipies and Stefan's techique
+ huge indoor and outdoor studio spaces with a large darkroom
+ plenty of wetplate lighting equipment
+ working in a studio environment
+ your personal pre-mixed wetplate chemical starter for working at home
+ working on location: 2 portable darkrooms on set
+ professional models: on set will be 3 models: 1 male, 1 female, 1 female nude
+ professional hair-&makeup artist
+ get creative: if you want, bring your own items to work on your own project
+ you have 2 full days to work on your own personal wetplate project with professional support
+ take home all your own tintypes and ambrotypes artworks
+ free book "Chemical Pictures" by Quinn Jacobson
+ digitalising wetplate photographs
+ how to: framing wetplate images for exhibitions
To sum it up
you will not only learn the wetplate process from one Lürzer`s 200 best photographers and create your own stunning images - you get access to a perfect environment with ultra large studio, huge darkroom, professional models and have plenty of time to be creative with your own project. All paired with tons of helpful tips.
On top you get a pre-mixed batch of chemicals to continue your work immediately at home.
Address: 3300 Amstetten, Eggersdorfer Straße 29
A former train shed that offers multiple workspaces, large daylight studio,
ultra large indoor studio, outdoor area.
Fully equipped darkroom with multiple workspaces, kitchen, bar, chillout area, wifi, free parking.
Located in the heart of the city of Amstetten, Austria, just 1 minute walk from train station Amstetten and a 5 minute drive from Autobahn A1.
For every participant
+ a free book „Chemical Pictures“ by Quinn Jacobson
+ a pre-mixed wetplate chemicals starter kit in brand new high end
DWK Schott Duran lab bottles worth over € 400,-
+ a written manual with all details to the wetplate process and chemicals
+ want to get into the collodion process
+ have visited a course already and felt there was something missing
+ do not have the space, time and money for gear and chemicals but want to WORK with wetplates
+ have a wetplate project in mind forever and feel now is the time to get it done
+ are a hobby or beginner photographer who always wanted to try some exciting new stuff
+ are a lover of handmade analog photography
+ want to get a deeper insight in the process and Stefans way to work
+ are professional photographer with desire for new inspiration
+ want to just get creative using the collodion process
+ are an artist
+ don't have all the chemicals and gear but want to create your own photographic artworks
+ want to learn from one of the most successful wetplate photographers out there
Included: tax + all commodities and services mentioned above: studio, equipment, materials, chemicals, models, give-aways, snacks, etc.
Not included: meals and accomodation
Important note: this event has limited seats which will be given away in the order of registration.
For taking part in this workshop please complete the form below.
Last possible date for registration: March 6th 2020
If you have any questions regarding the worshop just let us know: firstname.lastname@example.org