© Douglas Nicolson, Wet Plate image of Bicycle Trailer Darkbox
both these images by Alice Bernardo
© Douglas Nicolson, Nigel and Fernando were out for a Bank Holiday cycle from Bethnal Green and stopped to ask about the strange looking structure.
“The Wet Plate collodion process is an early photographic process which involves the use of a glass or metal plate sensitised by placing it in a bath of Silver Nitrate and then exposing the plate while it is still wet.“
© Douglas Nicolson, self-portrait, hand tinted tintype
© Douglas Nicolson, portrait, tintype