Posts Tagged ‘vintage process’

PDN Video Pick: Ian Ruhter’s Wet-Plate Obsession

Posted by on Wednesday April 11, 2012 | Fine Art, PDN Video Picks

Photographer Ian Ruhter has been creating one-of-a-kind landscapes using the vintage wet-plate collodion process, developed in the 19th century. He drives a mobile darkroom, fitted into a van, into beautiful locations and uses enormous metal plates to record the scene…or at least he tries. This video captures not only the technique he uses, but his... More