“Because life is short, the portraits we make together are an important part of the legacy we leave behind. “
How will you remember…
From birth to death there are milestones in every life that are worth preserving and cherishing in a way that only a photograph can. As our memories fade, photographs become important for the way they retain the precious details of an expression, gesture, and the essence of a person’s spirit.
I want to help you create artwork that celebrates your milestones in the most beautiful and authentic way possible. “I want to help you remember what is important to you.”
Portraits by Ira offers historic film based portraits that create a timeless heirloom. These black and white portraits are available as Wet plate Collodion, Silver Gelatin, and even Platinum Palladium prints. Each image becomes a unique work of art embodies a timeless spirit.
Ira Gardner has taught black and white film photography since 1997 and continues to work in the medium using cameras that range from 35mm up to 8×10.