• Digitizing a Reproduction 1865 Box Camera for Authentic Vintage Use

    4 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    I've been involved with The Wild West Days in Viroqua, Wisconsin since 2008. I've been doing photography for most of that time as well, but as-of 2017, officially as Hickok Country Photography .
    During a 3-year span, from 2015-2017, Wild West Days had an amazing photographer for the event. Along the main stretch of the 1880s-style Boomtown, his photography studio was just like walking into a late 1800's studio. He dressed the part. He had tintypes, daguerreotypes, and ambrotypes on display, along with a stereoscope. Lastly, he had a large fully-functional 8×10 box camera and was doing...
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