Tintypes are way too cool



Photographer Victoria Will is photographing actors at Sundance using the now ancient method of tintype.

Above was one of my favorites of Elle Fanning. But they’re all worth a look.

For an explanation of tintypes, go here.

Via Kottke

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2 Responses to Tintypes are way too cool

  1. Awesome, love old processes. Although they are probably pretty chemical-heavy/toxic. I saw a show of modern cyanotypes in Boston a few years ago. Love em.

  2. Jeremy says:

    Yeah, but don’t you think the destruction of the earth is okay if these kinds of things are created?

    I kid. They are pretty damn cool though.

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