Tag: Rebecca Sharpe

Stereoscopic Daguerreotypes

Stereoscopic Daguerreotypes

I thought I'd introduce you to stereoscopic daguerreotypes, one of the earliest forms of photography and stereoviews, and indeed, one of the most expensive and fragile too. You don't often come across them, but when you do, and you're lucky enough to see one of the beautifully tinted ones, you'll stop in your tracks in awe! They really are the jewels of stereoscopy.

Fujifilm Finepix Real 3D W3 vs Kandao QooCam EGO vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-3D1

Fujifilm Finepix Real 3D W3 vs Kandao QooCam EGO vs Panasonic Lumix DMC-3D1

Since the QooCam EGO was released recently, I've been asked quite a few times how I think it compares to other compact digital stereo cameras, so here's a post to do exactly that, especially for Stereoscopy Day.

Stereo (3D) Cameras & Their Stereoviews

Stereo (3D) Cameras & Their Stereoviews

In this post you'll find stereoviews taken by different stereo cameras /stereo rigs/ sequential stereo setups I've tried, with a brief description of the pros and cons of each. Happy Stereoscopy Day!

Straight from the Box Review: QooCam EGO, a New Digital Stereo 3D Camera (With Updates!)

Straight from the Box Review: QooCam EGO, a New Digital Stereo 3D Camera (With Updates!)

I thought I'd quickly make a post about the QooCam EGO digital stereo 3-D camera, which was launched through a Kickstarter campaign earlier this year.

Stereoscopic (3D) Photography with a Single Lens

Stereoscopic (3D) Photography with a Single Lens

I thought I'd make a post about the different ways to make stereoviews with a single lens. You don't need specialist equipment to take 3D photos, you can use almost any camera!

A Few Quick Tips to Help Take Better Stereo Photos

A Few Quick Tips to Help Take Better Stereo Photos

I thought I'd put together a list of quick pointers for taking better stereos. It's not exhaustive, but hopefully it's enough to get you started.

Christmas Sledging in the 1910s

Christmas Sledging in the 1910s

As a little way to celebrate the festive season I'm sharing some glass Verascope slides from the 1910s.

Oldest Family Photograph of Stonehenge, Found in the Collection of Dr. Brian May, to go on Public Display…in 3-D!

Oldest Family Photograph of Stonehenge, Found in the Collection of Dr. Brian May, to go on Public Display…in 3-D!

The oldest image of a family visiting Stonehenge has been discovered in the collection of Dr. Brian May...and it's in stereoscopic 3-D! The image will go on display, along with others, in a specially-made stereoscopic cabinet, on loan to Stonehenge from Dr. Brian May.

On Test: Belplasca Stereo Camera and Kosmo Foto Agent Shadow Film

On Test: Belplasca Stereo Camera and Kosmo Foto Agent Shadow Film

Kosmo Foto recently had a Kickstarter campaign for their Agent Shadow 400 ASA black and white 35mm film and I was lucky enough to be able to test some before it is released. I decided to use my current favourite 35mm stereo camera, a Belplasca, and share the results.

Henry Brooks, Salisbury Photographer

Henry Brooks, Salisbury Photographer

A recent unearthing of one of the earliest images of a family visiting Stonehenge, in stereoscopic 3-D, has lead to the rediscovery of an eminent family of photographers and artists from Salisbury. We explore the history of Henry Brooks, his photographic studio and his family.