British photographic history

Information and discussion on all aspects of British photographic history

Forum Discussions (575)

Discussions Replies Latest Activity

Carte de visite portraits

I wonder how sitters chose the portrait that they liked best from the two or three made in a typical sitting. Is it correct to assume that…

Started by Mark Haworth-Booth

6 Apr 20, 2009
Reply by Mark Haworth-Booth

Early lenses used for landscape photography

I'm in the process of adding a few details to a paper about early landscape practice and wish to find more information about usage of the n…

Started by Darryl Baird

0 Mar 22, 2009

Historic Hull fishing industry images

Hi I recently acquired some lantern slides depicting life on board Hull fishing vessels in the early 1900s. I was so fascinated by them, a…

Started by James Morley

0 Mar 6, 2009

James Ravilious

Dear Colleagues Those who are able to access BBC4 TV will be pleased to see that a remarkable documentary about James Ravilious is being sh…

Started by Peter Hamilton

0 Mar 6, 2009

Tracing Talbot…

Tracing Talbot… Over the past decade I have been putting together a referenced chronology tracking all of WHF Talbot's movements, covering…

Started by michaelg

3 Jan 31, 2009
Reply by Darryl Baird


© 2022   Created by Michael Pritchard.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service