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  • Hands 1930s

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  • Christina sitting on the Beach c 1913

    by Mervyn O'Gorman

The Royal Photographic Society's Historical Group was founded in 1972 to promote knowledge of the history of photography in all its aspects, and to encourage the preservation of photographs, photographic equipment and documents relating to the history of photography. Read more→


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28 February 2014

Artists in 3D

Using silver screen 3D projection, David G Burder FRPS, a Past President of The Stereoscopic Society, will present a history of stereoscopic photography from Queen Victoria to the present day.

22 January 2014

Daguerreian Society 2014 Call for Papers

Daguerreian Society 2014 Call for Papers