We will have a few classes in collodion and salt printing this fall at Scully & Osterman Studio in Rochester, New York: Introduction to Wet-Plate Collodion. Gain an understanding of collodion chemistry including mixing & troubleshooting; Make ambrotypes in a skylight studio with original equipment, Also, learn how to create collodion images with minimal equipment. September 19 & 20, 2009 $ 350 + lab fee* class 4 to 6 persons Additional day (optional): September 21, 2009 $ 200 + lab fee* class limited to 4 (first-come basis) _____ Advanced Class: Making Negatives for Printing-Out Papers. Learn advanced techniques and understand what makes a good negative for albumen and salt prints, platinum, palladium, gum and other 19th c. printing processes. This class is for those experienced with collodion only. Portfolio approval required. October 17 & 18, 2009 $ 450 + lab fee* class size 4 to 6 persons also: Salt Printing Workshop October 19, 2009 $ 200 + lab fee ($20); class 4 to 6 persons We are planning additional classes at other locations, too. Please email with questions or check our website for details.