[alt-photo] Re: Daguerreotypes as contact prints?

francis schanberger frangst at gmail.com
Sat Jan 29 01:15:39 GMT 2011

I believe some of Adam Fuss' daguerreotypes from 1999 "My Ghost" are
camera-less. You may have to produce a positive transparency instead of
negative for contact printing or the viewing angle of the daguerreotype
might be awkward for presentation.

-francis schanberger

On Fri, Jan 28, 2011 at 7:06 PM, Aditya Mandayam
<mandayam at cs.stanford.edu>wrote:

> Hello,
> Can a Daguerreotype be made by contact printing? Does the sensitized
> plate have to be exposed via a (large format) camera? Any examples?
> Aditya Mandayam
> La Paz, Bolivia
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francis schanberger


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