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 National Stereoscopic Association has announced that this year's Virtual 3D-Con 2021 will take place on the 12th - 15th August.
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 ❤
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 have invited photo historians, researchers, artists, curators, collectors and innovators to talk about their passion to explore various aspects of stereoscopy.
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.
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.
A quick video tutorial showing how to take stereoviews with the smartphone apps i3DSteroid and 3DSteroid Pro.
The Classic Photo Magazine have recently launched their new online resource 'The Classic Platform' which features a number of fascinating photographic and stereoscopic history articles and papers which they can't fit into their twice-yearly magazine.