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Victorian Photography Studio

76 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2810
+1 717-338-1515
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Fun, but Quick Experience

We booked the last slot the day before we arrived and showed up a couple of minutes early. The... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2014
winston salem
Something different

We had never had a pic like this, so we took this opportunity to get one. They were so nice and... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2014
Lexington Park, Maryland
via mobile
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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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“wet plate” (130 reviews)
“photo taken” (42 reviews)
“photo shoot” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
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76 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2810
+1 717-338-1515
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

We booked the last slot the day before we arrived and showed up a couple of minutes early. The gentlemen checking us in was very friendly, but lamented to us about non-showing clients. The lady (potentially the owner), though friendly, quickly dressed me, snapped the...More

1  Thank phantomlaura
vps1863, Owner at Victorian Photography Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2014

Laura, I am glad that you loved the final picture. I apologize for the conversation that we had prior to you photo session. You scheduled a slot for 2 people for a digital setting this is 15 minute spot. we dress you and take your...More

Reviewed 25 May 2014 via mobile

We had never had a pic like this, so we took this opportunity to get one. They were so nice and helpful. We had fun and loved the pic. It's a great souvenir from Gettysburg. Would recommend.

Thank 959dawnk
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Loved my photos from here more than my wedding puctures! What a great keepsake and the prices was also a very awesome surprise! Loved my experience here and HIGHLY RECOMEND! Thank you for capturing this for us! Love the newlyweds, Dave & Jenni Zaleski

Thank JustJenni74
Reviewed 20 May 2014

We stumbled upon this studio March 2013 on a weekend trip to Gettysburg. We had a photo taken (wet plate, which is amazing). The service was great, very polite and personable. We became engaged in December of 2013 and decided that we wanted to do...More

2  Thank ANGELA C
Reviewed 19 May 2014

Had a great time at Victorian Photography Studio, we had an appointment and were taken as soon as we got there. If you are plus sized, don't worry! They have dresses avaialbe. Tish had us dressed and our hair done in minutes and we looked...More

Thank megnach
Reviewed 14 May 2014

we had never dressed up b4 and my husband was a bit dubious,but we both really loved the opprtunity to chat to the owner Tish And her husband,kind folk and very good at their craft. great costume choices and perfect photos,lots of choices how many...More

1  Thank Renate B
Reviewed 12 May 2014

Dressing up in period clothing and having an old-fashioned 'plate' photograph as it was historically done was a hoot. The results were spot on as far as looking historic as well. Digital imaging is also available, and the staff there are informative and very friendly....More

Thank Cenakay
Reviewed 11 May 2014 via mobile

We had a very pleasurable experience with the friendly and accommodating staff. We selected the wet plate photo option and have been very passed with the results. Love it!

Thank Jeanne K
Reviewed 5 May 2014

We had a great time. The owners are so friendly and make you very comfortable. My husband does living history and had his own uniform. I have never dressed in period clothes and was a little reluctant but was going to do it for him....More

Thank MomG3
Reviewed 30 April 2014

This was by far the highlight of our trip. We got an absolutely fantastic photo that looks true to life at a very reasonable price. The staff was friendly and very helpful. I will be recommending this to all my friends and family.

Thank Carrie M
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27 April 2017|
Response from vpsgettysburg |
Yep! We'll put all your images on a CD for you
12 February 2017|
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Response from vps1863 | Property representative |
Yes you can bring your own clothing
26 November 2015|
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Response from chasnave | Reviewed this property |
We walked out with our photos in hand.