Calendar of Events

Workshops

Date:
Wednesday, September 13–Friday, September 15, 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
George Eastman Museum
 In this workshop, participants will make albumen prints from digital negatives to produce three-dimensional stereograph cards. 
Date:
Wednesday, September 27–Friday, September 29, 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
George Eastman Museum
Make real daguerreotypes with your own 35mm camera without expensive processing equipment or dangerous chemicals. 
Date:
Wednesday, October 11–Friday, October 13, 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
George Eastman Museum
Learn to make your own carbon tissues using pigments available at your local art supply store or online.
Date:
Wednesday, October 25–Friday, October 27, 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
George Eastman Museum
Make your own “ghost” images in this popular workshop. Participants will learn the basics of making wet collodion tintypes and the nineteenth-century secrets of making ghost imagery.
Date:
Tuesday, November 14–Friday, November 17, 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
George Eastman Museum
Tuition: $700/600 for members, $90 materials fee Do you love the flaws you see in many contemporary tintypes and wish you could make images with those unique markings? For some, these distressed tintypes follow the Japanese wabi-sabi concept of accepting imperfection, impermanence, and incompleteness.
Date:
Wednesday, November 29–Friday, December 1, 2017
Time:
All day
Location:
George Eastman Museum
In this three-day workshop, participants will attend several illustrated lectures on the evolution of the photographic process from its beginnings in the 1830s through the digital age. We’ll include the major photographic processes used in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Each lecture class will be followed by viewing notable examples of prints and plates by the masters of photography from the museum’s photography collection.

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