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Have you ever wanted to learn how to take your own Tintypes? Are you interested in having a better understanding of how period photography works? VPS is offering a hands-on, immersive workshop as an intruduction to wetplate collodion photography.

Participants will learn the history and methods of large format cameras, and participate in creating their own tintypes and completing every step of the process, from the chemistry to the lighting to composition.

We will work on still life and portraits in the studio, and Each participant can expect to shoot 3-5 plates, and pose for 1 taken by the instructor. Class sizes limited.

December 17th - VPS Studio, Gettysburg PA


December 17th Workshop

Wetplate 101: An Introduction To Tintype Photography

Registration includes Equipment, Chemicals, Materials, Safety Gear, and Lunch (please note any dietary restrictions). Each Student will shoot 4-5 plates with instruction and on their own. Session runs from 10am-5pm. Class is limited to 3 students

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