Graduate of the École du Louvre, graduate of the Institut national du patrimoine section restoration. Participant in conferences and publications. Lecturer for 10 years at the INP.
Intervening since then in the field of thedaguerreotype: practice and restoration. Independent restorer of photographic heritage since 1994. Works with museums and private institutions as well as collectors.
Uses the daguerreotype medium in a historical and artistic approach.
Mike Robinson is a modern master of the first photographic art. A daguerreotype is a unique photographic object, essentially an edition of one. Mike's fine art work in the daguerreotype combines a classical sense of beauty with the high level of technical skill required for success in this medium, which remains unsurpassed for its image quality and permanence.