Sandy Barrie commented on Rob Whalley's blog post Claude Low (1874 - 1935), photographer
"Hi, i have some conflicting informtion from my "Directory ofd Engl;ish Photographers," compiled from the hundreds of early postoffice and others directories of england & Scotland in the NSW State library, Sydney (Hundreds of volumes). it took me…"
Monday
Sandy Barrie commented on Geoff Barker's blog post Resource: Edwin Dalton portrait painter and photographer
"one of the great problems is George st was renumbered about 5 times that is known Liverpool St 3 times and a few others also, when the houses & farms were changed to building & shops and then larger taller narrow buildings with devided shop fronts.…"
Jun 18
Sandy Barrie commented on Geoff Barker's blog post Resource: Edwin Dalton portrait painter and photographer
"forgot to add, that his studio name lived on for.a time after he left australia, and the new owner continued his buisness under his trading name.
Dalton's Studio.
Royal Photographic Gallery. H. Hunt, Prop.
330 George St, Sydney, NSW 1866 - 67"
Jun 17
Sandy Barrie commented on Geoff Barker's blog post Resource: Edwin Dalton portrait painter and photographer
"extract from my new book, not yet published, but hopefully later this year.
"Australian Behind the Camera, Directory of early Australian Photographers, 1841 to 1960's" (Sandy Barrie)
 
Dalton, Edward. (also Portrait Painter)
Dalton's Collodion…"
Jun 17
Sandy Barrie posted a blog post
Have just found a "Lunds Photographic Forceps" at a Camera Fair. The seller kept on telling people it was a "Glass Plate Lifter". I knew full well that it was USD for putting CDV's (and other sizes) in or out of Photographic albums. I hear that one…
Sep 25, 2023