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Daguerreotypes, ambrotypes and early tintypes were usually sold in small folding cases. The cases were designed to keep the fragile surfa...
Albumen print specifically have always held a soft spot in my heart for their ability to exude romantic warmth. This quality, in part, ca...
the Tapada phenomenon symbolised women's freedom and indipendence for three centuries 1560-1850 the cyclope eye allowed women t...
Qajar Era The Qajar dynasty Persian : دودمان قاجار Doodmān e Qājār ; also romanised as Ghajar , Kadjar , Qachar etc.; Azer...
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Saturday, 5 November 2011
Practical studies in Spirit Photography, Spirit Portraiture, and Other Rare ...
Manipulated images have been used to deceive people for a long time. The fad of spirit photography around the turn of last century was responsible for separating a lot of gullible people from their money.
Below it is a leaf from an autograph book from the same era, a little doggerel from a skeptic.