Workshop participants; 4x5 inches


The workshop sold out quickly, and it appears here that many more were dying to get in.
   This is the "demonstration plate" made by Ken Nelson during his detailed introduction to the process for all 12 participants.
   Participants worked the traditional daguerreotype process: hand buffing, sensitizing plates with both iodine and bromine, developing over mercury, and gilding with gold chloride.


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