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Towards the end of the 19th Century, as competition forced down prices between professional photographers, so some looked for new products beyond the carte de visite, the cabinet and postcard formats…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Brett Payne Apr 6.
Does anyone know what happened to the excellent PhotoLondon site? The URL now points to somewhere on the Museum of London's site. Is the information that was formerly available there now on another…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Peter Domankiewicz Feb 19.
Dear All,Has anyone done any further research into the licences granted by Beard to daguerreotypists since the publication of Bernard and Pauline Heathcote's excellent book "A Faithful Likeness". I'm…Continue
Started Aug 28, 2015
I am trying to discover whether writing on a dark slide I have can help in any way to identify its origins. I have a mahogany and brass double dark slide, half plate size (for film 4.75 x 6.5…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Les Waters Aug 30, 2015.
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I run a website on Cambridgeshire Photographers 1840-1960 www.fadingimages.uk . I am always interested in images to illustrate the work of these photographers and would be very pleased to collaborate with other collectors or photo historians. Please get in touch if you spot any errors on the site or have information or images you would like to add .Thanks. Les