World’s Smallest Wet Plate Camera

Photographer Kevin Klein set out to build the world smallest wet plate camera. Not only it is beautifuly crafted, it actually works. The camera takes tiny pictures using a simple double convex Kevin Salvaged from his collection.

It is build from 1/32″ plywood and various other wood materials (i.e. tooth picks) and takes a 1/2″ square plate.

World's Smallest WetPlate Collodion Camera

Here are some views of the camera and plate

World's Smallest WetPlate Collodion Camera

World's Smallest WetPlate Collodion Camera

World's Smallest WetPlate Collodion Camera

And a sample of the result imagery

WetPlate Camera

WetPlate Camera

World’s Smallest WetPlate Collodion Camera via @jimgoldstein