The making of: Forging a scythe (painting reconstruction)

18x24cm ambrotype

original by: Artur Grottger, 1863 drawing

The making of:

Lights: HMI 1200 and HMI 400 were rented from a film company

The old forge in the skansen in Radom; darkroom on the right

small fluorescent tube as heated scythe


18x24cm camera; modern rodenstock 5,6/210 lens