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Timeless: Photographs by Ben Nixon featured on NBC Bay Area's "Worth the Trip"

Tuesday, September 1, 2015


 Worth the Trip

 

 

 

Mumm Napa: Sierra Snapshots and Sparkling Wine

Eye modern photos created by the "wet-plate collodion process" at the Rutherford winery.

 

 

 
Ben Nixon
Eye modern photos created by the "wet-plate collodion process" at the Rutherford winery. Photographer Ben Nixon's exquisite snapshots are on display through Nov. 8. (photo: Ben Nixon; detail)

IT'S OFTEN SAID... that one can determine the era of a photograph, and perhaps even the decade or specific year, by the hairstyles depicted. Anyone who was a teenager in the 1980s or '90s knows this to all too true, for better or worse, as does anyone who was ever photographed in all of their charming adolescent finery. But a century before the 1980s, thereabouts, you didn't need hairstyles or...

 

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