Dioramas and Exhibits
Mount being prepared for exhibit The Field Museum
Stefanie A. Derkatsch
Creator of digital collection
Mount being prepared for exhibit. This photo features the plaster mold and fasteners. Taxidermy lab, drying skins, animal models and tools are visible. DMNH staff would often take photographs to document work done at other museums. Scanning and access made possible by a grant from NEH.
The Field Museum; Field Museum of Natural History; Taxidermy; Mounts; Models; Plaster; Molds
date of photograph
USA, Illinois, Chicago
Yes, adjustments to shadow, highlights and contrast using Adobe Photoshop CS4.
5 X 7 black and white print scanned using Epson Expression 10000 XL. 16 bit Grey Scale, 300 dpi.
use with permission Denver Museum of Nature & Science