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Wet Plate in the Field with Lisa Elmaleh May 2015

May 15, 2015 @ 10:00 am - May 17, 2015 @ 6:00 pm

In this workshop, Lisa will teach students how to create glass negatives, tintypes and ambrotypes in camera. Students will learn the techniques of preparing the plate, pouring collodion, exposing, developing, fixing and varnishing as well as chemical mixing and safety.

Students will need to provide their own transportation, food, tents, and sleeping bags. Accommodations are available nearby for those who do not want to camp. One small tent is available for workshop participant use on a first come, first served basis. Please expect to arrive by Thursday evening or by 10AM Friday morning.

For further details email Lisa at: lisaelmaleh@gmail.com

If camping outdoors is not for you – a list of nearby hotels:

-Best Western (Berkley Springs Inn)

-Avalon Resort

-South Branch Inn


May 15, 2015 @ 10:00 am
May 17, 2015 @ 6:00 pm
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The Penumbra Foundation
36 E 30th St
New York City, New York 10016

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