The second part of today was finally adding the lens board my dad made and mounting the lens! It was all very exciting. I feel like I'm a step closer with finally doing full plate Ferrotypes and Negatives! I have many plans in store for 2016 and I can't wait to sit down and start to plan everything out. More importantly, add more updated content to my website for whomever wants to see.
Then he gently and slowly put the paper face down and let it float on the surface for a couple of minutes. The important part of this process is to make sure you DON'T get any bubbles on the surface of your paper. It can cause problems later when printing from a negative.