Learn about the amazing history and science of tintype photography with Craig Murphy and Glens Falls Art!

Tintype photographs are created on metal or glass using the same unpredictable and always fascinating process used during the Civil War.

Glens Falls Art tintype talk at the Chapman Museum. Unique free things to do in Glens Falls NY.

“Wet Plate” refers to the fact that the metal or glass plate must be exposed and processed before becoming dry. These images are created the same way 19th-century photographers like Mathew Brady, Alexander Gardner, Seneca Ray Stoddard and others would have used.

Glens Falls Art at a tintype art talk and demo at Grant Cottage

You can even arrange to have your own one-of-a-kind portrait made while you watch and learn about this unique process that made “likenesses” so popular at the advent of photography.

Glens Falls Art. Mobile tintype studio from Glens Falls, NY.

The collodion process.

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Contact Craig Murphy Photography to arrange a unique 19th Century photographic talk and demonstration for your event.

Glens Falls Art tintype studio
Phone: 1.518.792.4551

Learn the top five tips for a successful tintype portrait session from Glens Falls Art in Glens Falls, upstate NY and the Adirondacks!