"I thank Janine Freeston for her very generous, intelligent & sympathetic review of my Coburn book. I know she has her own well-researched understanding & opinions about Coburn's work, whatever my opinions are.
For any upstate New…"
"Also look out for images of "Finance" the donkey, of Florence O'Gorman, & Rempstone, all 1913 & monochrome. Wish I had photocopies (of the b/w Polaroids that were made of the RPS Collection in the 70s) for all the…"
"There are b/w photographs by O'Gorman in the RPS Collection of a woman called Sybil Miles, also taken in 1913. It may be that Christina is related to her rather than to O'Gorman - daughter/niece perhaps?"
"So very sorry to hear this. I used to see a lot of Terry when I was at the RPS from 1982-2001 & eventually got very fond of him, after a few earlier run-ins! His health was never good and he discovered he had wheat allergies which had made…"
"110th anniversary of publication of first issue of "Camera Work", dated January 1903 (although actually published December 1902). 160th anniversary of birth of Frederick H Evans (1853-1943) & 70th anniversary of his death. …"
"Very sad news. Robert was a lovely, generous man and we had many long phone conversations over the years, putting the world, and our various archives, to rights. Was about to contact him about some research I am doing on architectural…"
"Great to have Charlotte herself - as well as all her enthusiasm, expertise, knowledge & passion for photography - back in the UK. We have missed her these last few years. I hope this new relationship with the NMeM works powerfully, positively,…"
Will I be your friend? Why of course. Will see if I can find a profile picture of me - rather than a picture of me in profile (not my best side which ever way you lok at it) - that makes me look as thoughtful as you in yours. More likely to be panic striken!