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Identifying Processes
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Hello everyone,I need to identify the process used for some photographs in order or date them, however my brain is having an off day and I cannot conclude on what I think they are.The first image of…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Carys Ellen Fyson Jun 11, 2019.

Identifying Daguerreotype
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Hello! This is my first time using this site and i'd like to call on you lovely people to help me understand some items.According to the sellers, the smaller daguerreotype (the single man) is from…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Alex Novak Oct 5.

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Carys Ellen Fyson commented on Michael Pritchard's blog post Emeritus Professor Roger Taylor MVO
"Well deserved!"
Oct 14
Alex Novak replied to Carys Ellen Fyson's discussion Identifying Daguerreotype
"The one on the left with the single man has an 1840s mat with an 1850s surround and case. It is hard to judge just from the jpeg as to what process it is. While it does appear to be an ambrotype more in keeping with late 1850s, I have seen some…"
Oct 5
Carys Ellen Fyson commented on Michael Pritchard's blog post Lacock Abbey has slavery link
"It's important to highlight the history of slavery. These links bring to light how many stately homes and their residents were in some way funded by slavery. These links should be highlighted in the history of these homes, in the same way that…"
Oct 5
Carys Ellen Fyson commented on Will Carleton's blog post Image search: Shenley Park House – The Field magazine feature 1936
"No problem Will, they've got volunteers working to catalogue their extensive image and drawing collections of Hertfordshire so it may be that they need to scour through those too. Either way, I hope the reader finds what they are looking for…"
Jul 31, 2019
Carys Ellen Fyson commented on Will Carleton's blog post Image search: Shenley Park House – The Field magazine feature 1936
"I don’t know the location of the image but I recommend contacting Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies as a good start."
Jul 31, 2019
Carys Ellen Fyson replied to Carys Ellen Fyson's discussion Identifying Processes
"Thanks for your help Alex! "
Jun 11, 2019
Alex Novak replied to Carys Ellen Fyson's discussion Identifying Processes
"Your "flute man" is a silver gelatin print, probably a developed out one from about 1910-1915 or so. "
Jun 10, 2019
Carys Ellen Fyson replied to Carys Ellen Fyson's discussion Identifying Processes
"Here’s a better picture of the flute man!"
Jun 6, 2019
Carys Ellen Fyson posted a discussion

Identifying Processes

Hello everyone,I need to identify the process used for some photographs in order or date them, however my brain is having an off day and I cannot conclude on what I think they are.The first image of the flute playing man has got a reflective sheen to it.The second one of the children has some white powdery substance on it(both are behind glass which doesn’t help)The last attached image is from a collection of 6 images. Because of the peeling I’m guessing it’s a collodion positive. Any…See More
Jun 6, 2019

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