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Historic photo portrait studio (Fotograf na plech)

Closed Now: 12:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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interesting unusual experience

Having an old camera taking a black and white portrait of us was a fun, interesting experience... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Joy M
Brilliant Experience

I can't recommend this experience highly enough. It was awesome! Had a great time with Honza. He... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2019
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Welcome to my wet plate collodion portrait studio in the very historic center of Prague. I am offering a unique opportunity to have your portrait taken using a mesmerising 170-years-old photographic technique. No digital camera hidden inside a...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Vlasska 6 | Mala Strana, Prague 118 01, Czech Republic
Praha 1 (City Center)
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+420 735 165 900
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having an old camera taking a black and white portrait of us was a fun, interesting experience. The photographer, Honza, was an interesting wonderful person to meet. He explained his technique. We did not feel hurried and could enjoy the moment.

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Joy M
Reviewed July 25, 2019

I can't recommend this experience highly enough. It was awesome! Had a great time with Honza. He explained the whole process to us and involved us in each step. It's magic! He's got a great eye and took stunning photos of myself and my partner....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

If you find yourself in Prague for any reason at all and are looking for something original to do I highly recommend spending an hour or so with this wonderful photographer and artist and having your portrait taken with this wonderful, very different Tinotype process....More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

Great service and very nice photographer. We got 3 pictures of our family couples. Whole process was very professional and adaptable. Hopefully we are able to come back some day and take more pictures. Thank you for great service!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 16, 2019

Very talented artist who makes you think not only about the way the photography arises, but also about the meaning hidden in visual aspects of photo art. His personal approach gives the session unexpected frame. I´m convinced, he will have very successful future. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 16, 2019 via mobile

My friend and i were really lucky to get a photo in this studio. He was really nice. He explains all the process and it was really interesting. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 13, 2019

We have had our antique outdoor wedding photo done here, plus a studio Foto. It was wonderful, and the pictures looks great. Perfect service with lots of additional information all around that photo technology of the 19th century. The pictures will get a special place...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank AlexSalzburg74
Reviewed June 12, 2019

The day when Honza makes your original portrait is the day when you meet your soul face to face on sheet metal. Highly recommended, original, fascinating experience.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank TerezaHatleova
Reviewed June 10, 2019

Our experience with Honza was great! From beginning to the end Honza was lovely. We sent an inquiry for a photo shoot quite short notice because we only discovered Honza when we were already in Prague for our holiday. He replied to my email promptly...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank naokokoo
fotografnaplech, Owner at Historic photo portrait studio (Fotograf na plech), responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Thanks, guys, it was a pleasure to meet you. Good luck with your wet plate endeavors! :)

Reviewed May 28, 2019 via mobile

We visited Honza to take photographs of our 3 children and the results are stunning. Images that will be treasured for years to come. Amazing detail, character and depth of field. The process was also fascinating, one shot taken on a very old camera and...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Nearby
Mala Strana (Little Quarter)
Malá Strana is one of the oldest and the most
beautiful neighborhoods in the city. Nestled
underneath Prague Castle it was once a part of the
Kings route taken by future kings on their way to
coronation - originating in the Old Town, crossing
Charles Bridge and leading to Saint Vitus Cathedral.
Cobblestone streets are lined with picturesque
medieval houses, remarkable palaces, churches, kitsch
...More
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hananeb804
March 5, 2019|
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Response from fotografnaplech | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for taking interest in my work and calling me today. Unfortunately, I am in the UK right now and will be coming back on March 13. Next time I hope! Honza
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Joy M
June 13, 2018|
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Response from fotografnaplech | Property representative |
Hi, the price is the same as a single portrait, 75 EUR.
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