Thursday, January 12, 2012
Vintage Valentine Portrait
My favorite plate from the photo shoot with my sister. Rachael circa 1920s. Can not wait till next weekend! Remember to make an appointment with the Folk Tree for next Saturday or Sunday call Gail at 626-795-8733. The Folk Tree is located in Old Town Pasadena. 217 S. Fair Oaks
The $75.00 package includes : 4x5 varnished plate, 8x10 archival print, and digital image. The plate and print will be mailed with in one week of the shoot and the jpeg will be emailed mid-week. Hope to see you then! Dressing up is encouraged!
Labels: 1920s, art deco, collodion photography, jessee torres photography, vintage valentine, wet plate collodion, wet plate collodion photography
Jessee St. John is a practioner of the wet plate collodion process. Discovered in the 1850s collodion photographer is an intense photographic process used to originally photograph the Civil War. Using period correct equipment and formulas Jessee St. John creates tintypes and ambrotypes.