Artist Statement

The photographer will reconnect the Atlanta BeltLine with a historical image-making process by creating tin-type portraits of the public using a mobile, handcrafted darkroom and traditional Civil War era techniques.


Artist Bio

Kenneth Walters is an Atlanta based artist who started out as a chemistry major, but quickly realized that his passion for photography and being in the darkroom was more fulfilling. His background in chemistry pairs well with his work in the darkroom, allowing him to understand the process in an intimate way resulting in beautiful works. Kenneth has had three years of experience working in the darkroom, and has personal experience working with tintypes and abrotypes.