British photographic history

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Eadweard Muybridge

Hello, I am seeking some advice on Muybridge's Mariposa Grove, California photographs which he took in around 1854. I believe he was travel…

Started by Charlie Nielson

1 Sep 10
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William England Stereoviews and more

In an Adelaide, South Australia antique store over the weekend I was browsing their boxes of early British stereo images. I collect images…

Started by Stephen Michael Barnett

7 Sep 6
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Talbotype stereoviews

I am seeking information about stereo views sold by Henneman & Co that have Patent Talbotype wet stamps on the verso. I have three in m…

Started by Patrick Montgomery

0 Sep 3

Rochester City Market

Anthony Jones @RochesterCityMarket A monthly artisan market in the heart of the historic city of Rochester, Kent where I will be showing a…

Started by Anthony Jones

0 Sep 3

There lots of east end photos on there, perhaps they would allow you to store them?

Started by P Johnson

0 Aug 27

Readings on Carbon Prints

Hello, Can anyone recommend readings on the carbon printing process? Anything ranging from technical explanations to accounts of its histo…

Started by Malcolm Corrigall

12 Aug 22
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Origin of the term "camera worker"?

My apologies if this has been discussed previously, but my searches here have not indicated such. I'm trying to find the origin of "camera…

Started by Timothy Greyhavens

5 Aug 14
Reply by Malcolm Corrigall

The Photographic Collector.

During the 1980s I subscribed to a relatively short-lived publication called The Photographic Collector, edited by Paul Fort. I still own t…

Started by David F. Hall

5 Aug 7
Reply by Michael Pritchard

1840's Dock Salt Print - Identification help asked

 In kind of tandem to my previous post regarding the monogram, i am hoping that perhaps i would receive some help in identifying the docks…

Started by Anaesthete

4 Jul 25
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Roger Fenton in the Lake District

Hi everyone, Is there a Roger Fenton expert out there somewhere who can help me authenticate some photos of the Lake District, which I thin…

Started by Charlie Nielson

2 Jul 16
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