"Ah, at first glance I thought it was a wet plate! That is interesting about this lone photographer. I wonder if he knows that his 'dying art' is having a resuscitation? I might have to have a pilgrimage to him.
Looks like we missed each…"
Regarding photographs of the 1862 exhibition - the London Stereoscopic Co bought the sole rights to photograph in the Exhibition building so if they didn't take photos of the exhibits there are unlikely to be any others , unless the…"
"Good to see you yesterday. Let me know if you ever need a hand at any of the fairs you do or if I can just sit in and learn from a great master as yourself. I had such a great time. got a few strange photos. Next time I will definitley leave enough…"
I have certainly seen some stereos on this mount , but didn't relate them to William England , although the similarity to the U.S series is striking in these examples - i will have a look to see if i have kept any , it may…"
"It seems a sad state of affairs when people have to go through an interview in order to be a volunteer for a presumably unpaid post - this job should , looking at the job description be a permanent paid post !."
It seems to me that if there are enough people in the area with an interest in some aspect photographic history, we could greatly augment the joy of such an interest by meeting up for social occasions, workshops, discussions and equipment reviewsSee More
Photo is by Clementina , Lady Hawarden , probably of one of her daughters - see page 97 in Graham Ovenden's book , published in 1974 by Academy editions if you can find a copy
In general cards which are copyrighted by any photographer are not the run of the mill portraits , but would be more likely to be CDV's of celebrities which have been copyrighted in order to prevent other photographers making…"
Have you contacted Alison Morrison-Low at the National Museums of Scotland? They have the late Bernard Howarth-Loomes colelction. He was fanatical about getting all the 1862 views though I know he struggled with the higher numbers. I…"
If you can contact me by email on email@example.com , i will send on the listing , if you need scans i have a number of the cards particularly in about the first 200 numbers , and can send scans or give you a description of those i…"
Hello I am a keen collector & reader on Photographic History tending more towards collecting and researching British stereoviews and stereoviews by British photographers abroad . I already know a number of members but look forward to meeting , or communicating with others - and couldn't resist the temptation of becoming the hundredth member
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Ah, at first glance I thought it was a wet plate! That is interesting about this lone photographer. I wonder if he knows that his 'dying art' is having a resuscitation? I might have to have a pilgrimage to him.
Looks like we missed each other again the other week - I was very late as usual. Still managed to leave with a couple of goodies though.
Good to see you yesterday. Let me know if you ever need a hand at any of the fairs you do or if I can just sit in and learn from a great master as yourself. I had such a great time. got a few strange photos. Next time I will definitley leave enough time for viewing and socialising. Let me know if you hear of any more.