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Victorian Photography Studio

76 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2810
+1 717-338-1515
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#1 for a reason!

From booking our appointment online to walking out the door with our photo, VPS proved that its... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Barnegat, New Jersey
via mobile
A fun photo session

We found The Victorian Photography Studio when our bus tour drove by it. Otherwise we may not have... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gap, Pennsylvania
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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 1 week ago via mobile

From booking our appointment online to walking out the door with our photo, VPS proved that its number one. The staff is just plain awesome, enthusiastic and obviously enjoy their work. Best of all they are pet friend! We were there this weekend and they...More

Thank HuckWeb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found The Victorian Photography Studio when our bus tour drove by it. Otherwise we may not have seen it. We are so glad we did. We walked in and got a photo shoot right away. It was a really fun experience to dress up...More

Thank charmar7772017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided on a civil war period photo while walking around the shops in Gettysburg. The price for a photo package attracted us to this place. They were able to fit us in latter that day. It was more than a photo, it was an...More

Thank Fonda W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So, on a whim, my friend and I decided we wanted to do a costume photo. I googled it, and this was the first place that popped up. I opened the website and the price alone made me book a reservation! We went the digital...More

Thank RebelHeart87
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Very fun experience. Daughter wanted a family print for graduation from college Dave and Kelly picked out uniforms and explained the process and history of wet photography. Easy to work with very professional. Very fun experience

Thank keithsO8718EO
Reviewed 6 May 2017

I have been going to this photography shop for 5 years. The first time I walked in the door, I asked “Why should I come to you instead of your competition across the street?” Del’s answer was “I don’t know, you tell me”. He didn’t...More

1  Thank Tigger2tom
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Owner is friendly and knowledgeable. A great experience from start to finish. Was a little nervous about the experience beforehand but that quickly faded. Highly recommended!

1  Thank Erin P
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

This is our 3rd time coming here. The new owner and his employee (sorry, I didn't catch their names) are very friendly and knowledgeable. My kids felt at ease and enjoyed dressing up and taking a picture. Also, you can't beat his prices, the best...More

1  Thank daniii8
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Just got a wet plate and digitals done. It was not only fun (and high quality!) but it was informative on the process of photography of the Victorian Era. I'd highly recommend, worth every penny!

1  Thank Nathan F
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We were only in town for the day, so I was glad we were able to get in for a session. The owner and his wife were very personable, and professional. There was a great selection of clothes and we had plenty of help getting...More

1  Thank ehcdiva
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
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!
26 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.