Stormie Ray and a 1979 KZ400 as photographed by the infamous Giles Clement on 100+ year old camera in SE Portland.
Posts Tagged ‘wet plate’
Paul d’Orléans (of the Vintagent blog) took his old Chamonix camera to the Bonneville Salt Flats. Wet plate motorcycle photography on a dry lake bed. How cool! This photo of Ana Llorente (racer and East Side Moto Babe) on her 175cc Motobecane is definitely my favorite. [More wet plate photography | of Ana Llorente | of East Side Moto Babes | from the Vintagent]
Harley Chopper by Ian Ruhter Photography, wet plate collodion. Wet plate photography was incredibly popular in the 1850’s and replaced the old daguerrotype process. The camera that took this is at least 100 years old.