The Cooper - Click To Enlarge

The Cooper

A Cooper is a craftsman that builds wooden casks and barrels. This was a critical skill until mass production methods were developed.

The Cooper - Click To Enlarge
The Cooper – Click To Enlarge

This gentleman was discussing the trade and demonstrating the art of cask building. This work shop was right out of the 1800’s.

The Cooper - Click To Enlarge
The Cooper – Click To Enlarge

To complement the look of this old workshop and tools the photographs were processed / developed using custom methods we created for softer antique appearance.

So custom in fact that I lost it and now must recreated the whole thing !

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