PHOTO.HISTORICAL WORKSHOPS

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'The Dark Room', a wood-engraving from Gaston Tissandier, 'History and Handbook of Photography' (1876) edited and translated by John Thomson
Explore the techniques in historical photographic process before the era of manufactured photographic papers as how it was done by the early pioneers.

These early photo-historical techniques had captured the hearts of hand crafted image-making with its romantic past; where glass plates of the life, portrait and landscapes of the exotic people and places were made.

We will discuss the history, methods, techniques and hands on practise into image-making with these processes. The methodologies instructed will utilise similar ingredients and methods just as how it was done in the 19th Century.

Upcoming Workshop

Wet Plate Collodion, an Introduction - 16-18 November 2018, - the ILHAM GALLERY, Kuala Lumpur

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WORKSHOP DETAILS

Venue
Ilham Gallery Workshop Space, Kuala Lumpur.

Date
16th, 17th & 18th November 2018

Instructor Dr. K. Azril Ismail

Friday: 2.30 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am to 4:30 pm

Maximum of 6 participants for comprehensive instruction, and to conduct the workshop for safer practice.

**If time permits
Participants could bring in their analogue camera to be modified to be utilised for wet plate. Please contact the instructor for advise.

WORKSHOP Fees:
RM 1800 per participants for the 2 ½ day session.
The fees covers the costs for chemicals, equipments, materials, manuals, venue costs and the instructor's fee.

THE TWO & HALF DAYS WORKSHOP COVER:

  • Camera & Lenses
  • Other Equipments Required for the Process
  • Chemistries; Health & Safety Conduct
  • Substrates used for the plates
  • The Methods from start to finish: Preparing, the Process & Finishing

Cameras, Chemicals, safety glasses and aprons, alongside with a Workshop manual will be prepared.

Participants will bring back two plates made from the workshop. It would be varnished & sealed for future archive.

For further Detail

Email: Photoformulary@gmail.com
WhatsApp + 6 019 605 4905

Other Reference Wordpress Site
Instagram @agno3solution
Facebook: kazril.ismail or AgNO3solution

Venue Host Website
Ilham Gallery & Follow them also on their Facebook page

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Covering the Cameras, Lenses and other tools utilised in making the photo.historical process
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A temporary Darkroom setup built to accommodate the workshop
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If time permits
Participants could bring in their analogue camera to be modified to be utilised for wet plate. Please contact the instructor for advise.
Image object will be created. Nothing beats appreciating the piece of handcrafted object.
Learn the chemistries involved and the mix to make this process possible
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A look into the photo.historical practise from the past
Cameras, Chemicals, safety glasses and aprons, alongside with a Workshop manual will be prepared.
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Participants will bring back two plates made from the workshop. It would be varnished & sealed for future archive.