The latest book I have written, “L’Emp’reur, sa femme, le p’tit Prince” : The Imperial Family of France, Photography and the Stereoscope, is about the special relationship that existed between Napoleon III, the Empress Eugénie, their son and photography, including stereoscopic photography. It will be released in May 2023 but can be pre-ordered at a discount.
I'm very fortune to welcome to the Stereoscopy Blog Berlin-born director, cinematographer, and photographer Sebastian Cramer. An acclaimed 3-D expert, he has received numerous awards for his artistic works and technical inventions. Sebastian shares the inside perspective of the 3-D film industry, and his motivations and innovations for his projects and passions in stereo.
Photo Historian Denis Pellerin shares his incredible research into the depiction of Joan of Arc and the events to commemorate her in the stereoscope. We wish you all a very happy New Year!
Photo historian Denis Pellerin shares his research into a set of stereoviews by Yorkshire amateur stereo photographer John Hill. You can meet John's family and step into 1880s Britain, captured through his eyes in stereoscopic 3-D beauty!
I'm very lucky to have in my collection a set of stereocards from 1927 and 1928 from members of The Nature Stereoscopic Club. I've finally tracked down each of the contributors, and now you can rediscover them too.
Released on 24th November 2022, Sebastian Cramer's 'Two Views On Plants' is a beautiful anaglyph stereoscopic photo book, published by Hatje Cantz.
Photo historian Denis Pellerin unveils his thorough research into a collection of 1860s French collodion stereo negatives, the photographer, and the photographic technique behind them.
The London Stereoscopic Company are launching a new book 'Stereoscopy Is Good For You: Life in 3-D', as well as teaming up with others for a 5 month exhibition in London.
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.