TIFA 2021 Portfolio / Personal

Like A Private Dancer

  • Prize
    Bronze in Portfolio/Personal
  • Photographer
    Ursula Ferrara
  • Agency / Studio
    Ursula Ferrara
  • Technical Info
    Wet Plate On 8”x8” Inch Black Glass
  • Photo Date

Like a private dancer These pictures are Wet Plate collodion on black glass 8”x8”inch. I used a no name brass lens of almost 160 years ago, and an Eastmann Commercial 8”x10” analog camera of 1944 year.

Ursula Ferrara is an Italian photographer, painter and animation film director. She started with her father’s Leica at the age of 13 and studied analogic photograpy at the Florence Academy. She take a PhD in film animation.She is passionate with ancient techniques, such as wet plate, and continues to experiment, with self-built cameras for ultra large format photography, including recently a camera van. Web site: cameravan.it