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We think it’s time to share more. More of our work and more of us.
So we decided to make some originals, prints and posters available for you online soon… In the Tintype Studio Shop.(soon available)

Now, you can order one of these A0 size posters (30 euros), by sending an email to
Only this month: free shipping (in NL)
And keep checking our FB page, for more last-month-of-the-year-offers, coming up!



Tintype Studio Posters



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ECW 2013!
We can’t wait to see everyone again who was there last year in Eindhoven… Let’s make awesome plates and conversate by the campfire untill dawn.

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What more can we say but thank you, Alex, Jan, Luther, Fabrice, Alexey and Artur  and Photo Academy Eindhoven! It was a great weekend with so much new information, good advice and a lot of sharing knowledge and experiences.

THANK YOU! See you all next time!

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Last Thursday it was the kick off for The European Wet Plate Collodion Weekend (14th and 15th of April). All participating “Collodionists” are showing a selection of their work at the Academy for Photography (‘Fotoacademie’) in Eindhoven.
The participating Photographers are:

Luther GerlachAlexey AlexeevFabrice PejoutMémé BartelsWent & Navarro – Peter van Hal – Alex Timmermans

For us this is the first time our tintypes are being exhibited and it makes us ‘proud, happy and thrilled’
Of course we’ll keep you posted about our TintypeStudio demonstrations and results during that weekend. Oh, it’s going to be lots of fun!!!

With specials thanks to Alex Timmermans for making this possible (and the really nice frame-work!)


Top: by Alex Timmermans

Bottom: by Fabrice Pejout


Left: by Alexey Alexeev

Right: Alex Timmermans himself standing by work by Fabrice Pejout


Right: by Meme Bartels

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During that weekend several national and international collodion photographers will give demonstrations of the wet plate process and also will show lot’s of their original plates and prints. FREE ENTRANCE !!

Photographers who will participate during that weekend are :

Luther Gerlach for the USA
Alexey Alexeev from Russia
Fabrice Pejout from France
Mémé Bartels from Holland
Manon Navarro  and Arjen Went from Holland
Peter van Hal from Holland
Alex Timmermans from Holland

Previous to that weekend the participating photographers will show their work during an exhibition which starts at march 15th at 17:00 hour. Free entrance !

Exclusive collodion masterclasses by Luther Gerlach (USA)
Luther Gerlach will do 2 exclusive master classes showing his skills and knowledge about the wet plate process.
He’s a true master on wet plate photography and his work is currently hanging in the White House as part of President and Mrs. Obama’s art collection.Gerlach’s work has appeared in Architectural Digest, American Photographer, People and View Camera Magazine, and exhibited at over two-hundred art festivals.He has won major awards at Cherry Creek, Coconut Grove, Tampa Bay and Salt Lake City.
Celebrity clientele include also Cameron Diaz, Kate Hudson, Nick Nolte, Bruce Willis, Michael Wilson, Oprah Winfrey.

Places for these two master classes are limited. So if you are interested and want to make a reservation drop me an e-mail containing your name, address and phone number. We will send you a reply with the needed information. After receiving your payment you will receive a entrance card.

Entrance fee for the masterclasses is € 49,=.
For students and employees of the Fotoacademie, Fotogram and Fotoschool €39,==

So if you are interested in the wet plate process, visit us during April 14-15Th!!

Opening Exhibition
Thursday 15th of March at 17:00 hours

Saturday 14th of April from 13:00 till 17:00
Sunday   15th of April from 11:00 till 17:00

Master classes Luther Gerlach
Saturday 14th of April starts at 10:30

Sunday   15th of April starts at 13:00

Address:  Fotogalerie Eindhoven
Torenallee 20 (Strijp S), 2nd Floor 5617 BC Eindhoven, Holland

For more information please contact :

Alex Timmermans


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TinType Studio: the wet plate collodion process.

We love it, we love it, we love it!
Makes us wish that we could make Tintypes all day long…

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December 2nd 2011
Premsela (Institute for Fashion & Design) invited us to speak at a lecture ‘Hot Photography’  to talk about the Tintype Studio. It’s one out of a series ‘Masters of Amateurism’
It was located in FOAM, during the expo ‘What’s Next’ (what a nice coincidence) Because there wasn’t the space nor possibility to build the live set-up over there, we had a nice video made… We hope that the passion we have for this type of image-making was noticed!

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