Term - Wet collodion
|Wet collodion||SWPP Photographic Glossary|
Wednesday 13th December 2017
Is a much improved calotype developed by Frederick Scott Archer. A sensitized glass plate was dipped into a bath of silver nitrate and exposed while still wet. The improved speed made much shorter exposures possible.
Information provided by: SWPP
SWPP, 6 Bath St, Rhyl, LL18 3EB