Amelie with Bird by Luther Gerlach
Luther Gerlach is a photographer whose work captures modern images using old-world techniques. He is an ambrotypist who has built his own camera and who produces negatives in the waxed paper collotype process, wet plate collodion, dry plate gelatin, or commercially available, large format film. He has demonstrated and exhibited his work at the Getty and other museums and colleges.
The FOTM archives has extensive information about this artist.