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ezwriter
04-19-2012, 01:19 PM
Wondering if anyone has gone out west in a car/truck doing the wet plate thing carrying their darkroom
like Talbot and the original photogs did ?
Would seem to make a good project or mag article, maybe even a book...

Klainmeister
04-19-2012, 01:40 PM
I think there's a decent amount of people doing this. I can think of 2-3 just here in my little friend circle in Santa Fe.

billbretz
04-19-2012, 01:45 PM
This guy is. Only the darkroom doubles as the camera.

http://www.petapixel.com/2012/04/03/wet-plate-photography-with-a-giant-format-van-camera/

Dave Wooten
04-19-2012, 06:50 PM
Check Will Dunniway website...