Testing Our New Dallmeyer 3B 290mm F3 Petzal Lens After Getting it Mounted

In the last article, I shared our unique process for getting the 19th-century Dallmeyer Series B 290mm F3 Petzval lens mounted on our Sinar sized (140mm x 140mm) lens boa...
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Scouting For New Wet Plate Collodion Nature Subjects and Scenes To Support My New Project

In a brand new project that I am currently pursuing, I have been swamped scouting for new opportunities to support the narrative of my project. I will be sharing more de...
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Mounting The Historic Dallmeyer 3B 290mm F3 Petzal Lens on my Large Format Cameras

The Dallmeyer 'Series B' was one of the most known and highly praised portrait Petzval lenses back in the early days of photography in the 19th century. This unique lens...
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How Handmade Analog Photography Methods Can Help Your Creativity

In this article, I share my personal views on how my slower and contemplative analog workflow helps me connect and tap more deeply into my artwork. Tim Jr. and I have be...
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Learn 19th Century Wet Plate Collodion Methods in the 21st Century

If you want to learn how to work in wet plate collodion making positive, negatives, and even dry plate negatives, Quinn Jacobson has a definite book on this process that...
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Ultra Large Format Photography - Scouting For New Trees To Photograph

I have always loved trees and never really understood why until I understood more about the "why" behind my artwork. I have been scouting for new trees to photograph wit...
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