Archive for June, 2011

Arca-Swiss/Schneider Optics at PDN Outdoor Photo Expo, August 4-5, Salt Lake City

Rod Klukas from Arca-Swiss will be a co-exhibitor with Niki Mustain from Schneider Optics, at the PDN Outdoor Photo Expo August 4-5, 2011. Rod will be demonstrating the Arca-Swiss R technical cameras with Mamiya Digital Backs, the new D4 gear-driven tripod head, P0 ballhead and more.

The Expo is taking place at the Hilton Salt Lake City Center, Salt Lake City, Utah. The event will showcase cutting edge gear and educational training dedicated to the travel, adventure, and nature imaging markets. The PDN Outdoor Photo Expo is being held in conjunction with the Outdoor Retailer event which attracts thousands of outdoor enthusiasts.

We hope you can attend the event and check out the new products from Arca-Swiss and Schneider Kreuznach! If you have any questions or would like to set up a demonstration around the event please email me: rod.klukas(at)

Center for Alternative Photography Workshops

My friend and Daguerrotype trading partner, Jeremy Rowe, has asked if I’ll post and update the workshop schedule for the Center for Alternative Photography (CAP) in New York.

Workshop schedule Spring 2011

CAP: The Collotype: Ed Fausty, June 4-5, 11-12 (Two Weekends)
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CAP: Wet Plate Printing: Keliy Anderson-Staley, June 18-19
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Workshop schedule Summer 2011

CAP: Intro to Wet Plate Collodion: Lisa Elmaleh, July 2-3
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CAP: Platinum Printing: Carl Weese, August 13-14
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