One of the limiting factors of Wet Plate is the necessity to be close to a dark room.
So if you would like to escape the studio a portable version is required.
The design was inspired by a darkbox on here:
The box has been cut from one 8×4 sheet of half inch ply.
The finished darkbox will include a large darkcloth that hangs from the three projecting pieces on the lid and encloses the operator.
It fits quite snugly, now for the dark cloth…