My magical garden

PhotographerJoanna Borowiec
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryWarszawa, Poland
Photo Date2015/16
Entry Description

The ambrotype is a positive image created on a sheet of glass using the 19th century wet collodion process. It is now gaining huge popularity as an alternative to the modern digital photography. Its biggest difference is the one-of-its-kind and retouch-free nature of every image and its ambience. It is practically impossible to replicate an identical image or even a collodion print. Each and every plate requires individual coating, sensitisation and exposure and needs to be developed within the span of several minutes...

About Photographer

Graduate of the European Academy of Photography in Warsaw, diploma in Photography Workshop Creational and Expression. Belong to the Association of Polish Art Photographers. Swimfan analogue photography, passionate about philosophy east. He has made solo and group exhibitions at home and abroad. 2009 - European Academy of Photography, Warsaw 2009 - Workshop with Tomasz Tomaszewski, Warsaw 2008 - Workshop with Michael Ackerman, Warsaw