"You can tell a good ruined lens, right from the get-go…. That’s the kind of lens I’m looking for."
—Sally Mann

In an interview from the Art21 archives, current 100 Artists featured artist Sally Mann describes her photographic process, including an overview of the wet plate collodion process practiced by the artist since the mid-1990s.

READ: Sally Mann: Collodion Process

IMAGES: Production stills from the Art in the Twenty-First Century Season 1 episode, Place, 2001. © Art21, Inc. 2001.