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Victorian Photography Studio

76 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2810
+1 717-338-1515
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My Civil War reenacting group has become very familiar with Dan and his family and their amazing... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Ashton B
Millsboro, Delaware

Everytime I go my photos come out amazing and being a reenactor getting a period wet plate is... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
Eric C
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Whether you want to capture your family's precious vacation or get striking Civil War images , Victorian Photography Studio can make it happen with our extensive Civil War Wardrobe . You can count on us to deliver what we promise. -We offer 19th century Wet-Plate photography with a short hisory lesson on how the process was done. -We also offer the less expensive modern Digital photography.and Now you can rent Civil War clothing for any occasion.Come on in and see some 19th century cameras and props.
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76 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2810
+1 717-338-1515
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

My Civil War reenacting group has become very familiar with Dan and his family and their amazing photography. This past February we went up to Gettysburg and had two wet-plates done. One was a group of 10 and the second was a group of 3....More

1  Thank Ashton B
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Everytime I go my photos come out amazing and being a reenactor getting a period wet plate is amazing and they are more then willing to do any ideas you have

1  Thank Eric C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My boyfriend and I visit Gettysburg at least once a year. We have had photos taken at another location in Gettysburg prior to visiting Victorian Photography Studio. All I can say is we have found the holy grail of photography studios in Gettysburg! Dave and...More

1  Thank Sarah_Reid0620
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We had digital photography done and are very pleased with the photos. There were five of us - two adults and three children. It was so much fun to dress up in period clothes. The owners were very friendly and did a wonderful job. I...More

1  Thank NaniAnuenue
Reviewed 13 November 2016

My husband and I had fun dressing up in period costume and watching the very intricate process of wet plate photography being developed. We ordered the full package on tin with frame. I definitely recommend the experience.

Reviewed 31 October 2016

When planning our vacation we made an appointment for the photo studio after we had such a wonderful experience last year. Once again- Tish was AMAZING! We had such a good experience last year, and again this year, we wanted to make another appointment before...More

Thank Casey T
Reviewed 30 October 2016

My husband and I are from Canada and made the appointment ahead. It was one of the most fun experiences in a long time. Tish was excellent in explaining not only the process of the tin type, but also about the proper period clothing and...More

Thank groovy_gal
Reviewed 30 October 2016

My partner and I booked a session at Victorian Photography Studio today and was so impressed with the service we received. They have a wide selection of period clothing, jewelry, weapons, etc. The couple was soooooo nice. We were treated like family and our photos...More

Thank Missy L
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We had no appointment, just walked in, she was great, we had to wait for a bit but that was no issue. The owner knew just what costume to put each of us in and exactly how to set up the shot. You could tell...More

Thank redhare54
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Honestly, what can I add to the reviews already made? I set up my appointment well ahead of time, and when I arrived, I was greeted by name. Tish walked me and my mother through the entire process of wet plate photography, and when it...More

Thank Thaddeus H
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Is it possible to get a CD of the digital images? Also, if so, is it just one image on the disc or all of the photos from the session? Thanks!
27 April 2017|
Response from vpsgettysburg |
Yep! We'll put all your images on a CD for you
Can we bring our own costumes for the photo shoot?
12 February 2017|
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Response from vps1863 | Property representative |
Yes you can bring your own clothing
When will get my pictures from remembrance day ball ?
26 November 2015|
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Response from chasnave | Reviewed this property |
We walked out with our photos in hand.