The making of “Waning” and “Luna Rising” captured by Chad Nodland the digital photographer to my studio. Laine Pope my propmaster did an amazing job on this bespoke moon mask. Zia Haakenson volunteered to be our muse once again. It is always an amazing day when our team is assembled.
"Luna Rising and "Waning" with Zia Haakenson, wet plate collodion ambrotype of pure silver on glass. Moon mask by my epic Propmaster Laine Pope. Inspired by the work of Luis Gonzalez Palma entitled "La Luna" from 1989.
Carl Zeiss Tessar 300mm lens, f4.5, 11 second exposure, 8x10" black glass ambrotype, Dutch angle employed, natural light through Northern facing windows and skylights at Nostalgic Glass Wet Plate Studio, Bismarck, North Dakota, Plate 4458 and 4660 taken on 5-12-2023.
Nostalgic Glass Wet Plate Studio was founded on October 4th, 2012 by Shane Balkowitsch.