Historic Photographic Process:  Wet Plate Collodion

Class Description

Participants of this 8-week course will be learning the skills necessary to create successful Tintypes and Ambrotypes.  This includes basic large format camera operations, simple studio lighting setups, black and white film processing and beginning darkroom technique.  We will focus on the history of the Tintype/Ambrotype Portrait and how it evolved along with the fascinating beginnings of photography.

Program Continuing Education


When registering, please select one of the two, 8-week sessions:

  • Winter: January 30, 2020 to March 19, 2020
    • Thursdays, 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Winter Registration is closed or full.

  • Spring: April 9, 2020 to May 28, 2020
    • Thursdays, 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Spring registration is closed or full.

Coming soon! Please check back for our fall 2020 session!


Ages 18+

Discipline Photography

Price $720.00

Dress Requirements

There are no dress requirements for this course.

Location: Main Cornish Campus, 1000 Leonora St, Seattle, WA, 98121

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