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A Victorian Album: Carte de Visites & Ambrotypes from 1850-1870 from England & the United States By C. David Claudon
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Twenty-five cartes de visites and ambrotypes from the Victorian Period of England and the United States are shown in large format.
Leap to Track By Catherine S. Vodrey
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This is the third book and second volume of poetry by Ohio author Catherine S. Vodrey. Her web site, www.WordBanquet.com, features a broad overview of her work.
History of Photography Calendar By Jonathan Spira
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The History of Photography calendar presents over two dozen significant cameras and images from the renowned Spira Collection, one of the world's foremost collections in the field of photography. ... More > Images were originally included in The History of Photography As Seen Through The Spira Collection, published by Aperture in 2001 and named "A Best Photo Book of the Year" by the New York Times. The calendar features American, Austrian, and German holidays as well as Christian and Jewish holidays.< Less
Wet Collodion Photography - A Short Manual By George Berkhofer
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A working manual on how to make a wet plate collodion glass negative, ambrotype, tintype and to print on historic albumen paper from the negatives. Second edition now includes instructions for making... More > salt-paper prints.< Less
Acadia : Or, a Month With the Blue Noses (Illustrated) By Frederic S. Cozzens
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“A word in regard to the two Acadian portraits. These are literal ambrotypes, to which Sarony has added a few touches of his artistic crayon. It may interest the reader to know that these are... More > the first, the only likenesses of the real Evangelines of Acadia. The women of Chezzetcook appear at day-break in the city of Halifax, and as soon as the sun is up vanish like the dew. They have usually a basket of fresh eggs, a brace or two of worsted socks, a bottle of fir-balsam to sell. These comprise their simple commerce. When the market-bell rings you find them not. To catch such fleeting phantoms, and to transfer them to the frontispiece of a book published here, is like painting the burnished wings of a humming-bird. A friend, however, undertook the task. He rose before the sun, he bought eggs, worsted socks, and fir-balsam of the Acadians. By constant attentions he became acquainted with a pair of Acadian women, niece and aunt. Then he proposed the matter to them.”< Less
Dagherrotipia, Ambrotipia, Ferrotipia. Positivi unici e processi antichi nel ritratto fotografico By Gabriele Chiesa, Paolo Gosio
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Questa è la versione pdf a bassa risoluzione (Low Resolution) del libro. La versione stampata su carta (alta risoluzione) è in vendita su YoucanPrint.it. Processi fotografici antichi a... More > positivo unico. Tecniche dimenticate attraverso cui il ritratto, un privilegio riservato fino al 1839 ai ricchi ed alla nobiltà, divenne testimonianza di vita, presenza e ricordo per la gente comune. Spiegazioni approfondite e schemi per il riconoscimento e la classificazione delle antiche immagini sono accompagnate da un corredo iconografico di quasi mille immagini inedite. Il libro propone una tavola di identificazione dei marchi (hallmarks) usati dai produttori di lastre dagherrotipiche e dagli studi fotografici. 166 hallmarks (The American Daguerreotype, il testo finora adottato come riferimento dai curatori ne riporta 63). I riquadri di presentazione europei ed americani sono classificati per tipologia. Sezioni e disassemblati mostrano la successione degli elementi che compongono i montaggi d'epoca.< Less