These days we tap a button and a photo instantly appears. Back in the day a tintype photo took a lot of patience and messing about. Watch this fascinating 23 minute video to see a modern recreation. Recreating 19th Century Death & Mourning Photographs.

Still from the video: Step 7, wash, dry and varnish.

Miraz Jordan @Miraz

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