if I was willing to tell him more about the wet plate collodion process.
Some weeks after our first contact Marc and his assistant Kim visited my
small studio and we had a very nice day.
As an admirer of his work it was a great day for me also.
During that gathering I made the enclosed portrait of him which
now is in back of the book as his profile photo.
Since than some time passed as Marc was working on his new book, “Diamonds and pearls”
but last Saturday we ( Ferry vd Vliet and me) visited Marc’s beautiful studio
to make them start with wet plate.
he will be able to make some great plates for his next book.
“Diamonds and Pearls”.
26x26 black glass ambrotype
Hermagis petzval 360mm 4.5
exposure time 2 seconds
Some pictures, made by Ferry, during last Saturday's shoot: