Everyone experiences, at least once in their professional life, some memorable occasion, some momentous event that changes, helps or furthers their career. For the amateur stereo photographer Mr. Spencer in our story, this red-letter day took place on May 10th 1897.
The article 'What is Stereoscopy and Why is it Important to Photography Today?' is now available.
This short post will be about another image of the “genre” kind which was turned into a stereo card. The publishers were the Gaudin brothers to whom I am very partial since they were the subject of the very first book devoted to the history of photography I wrote (in French).
This is the video I shared during the 'A Celebration of Stereoscopic 3D - Part the Second' event. It's a very quick (literally) guide about how to get started in analogue stereo photography, which is much more difficult now than it used to be. I am definitely no Stan White, I just really enjoy analogue photography, but I hope the video might inspire some future Stan Whites to pick up analogue cameras and get shooting.
The International Stereo & Immersive Media 2021 Conference is now an exclusively online event, scheduled to take place from June 17-19 2021. The organisers are currently putting out calls for papers.....
A written guide about how to get started in stereo film photography, from choosing your camera and film to processing your results. Stereoscopic analogue 3D heaven ❤
20-21 FEBRUARY 2021 Rachel Nordstrom from the University of St Andrews, Scotland, Victor Flores, from Universidade Lusófona de Humanidades e Tecnologias, Lisbon, Portugal, Denis Pellerin and Rebecca Sharpe, from the London Stereoscopic Archive, England, have once again joined forces to organise this free online Zoom event which is meant to be a celebration of Stereoscopic 3D. They … Continue reading A Celebration of Stereoscopic 3D — Part the Second Announced!
The Keystone View Company was founded in 1892 in Meadville, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. by amateur photographer B. L. Singley (Benneville Lloyd Singley). The trade list at the end of 1892 consisted of only a hundred titles but by 1940 they had commercially produced more than 40,000 titles. https://flic.kr/p/2jfRceX Among the first thousand Keystone views were a … Continue reading Keystone View Company
I set about scanning and digitally cleaning a little collection of unknown glass negative stereoviews, with a nice surprise!!
The Looking Glass Factory have unveiled their Kickstarter Campaign for their new personal holographic display 'The Looking Glass Portrait' on the 2nd December 2020, which they've been working on in secret for the last 18 months.