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17 February 2021

Ferrier & Soulier Stereoviews

Category: Stereoviews   Tags: Duboscq / Ferrier & Soulier
Ferrier & Soulier Stereoviews - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

The glass stereoviews of Ferrier & Soulier were of a high technical and artistic level. They were very popular in the 1850s and 1860s and were admired as the finest produced.

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5 February 2021

Mascher Viewing Case with Daguerreotype

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Daguerreotype / Mascher
Mascher Viewing Case with Daguerreotype - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

A rare viewing case with a black and white stereo daguerreotype of a man and a woman. The viewing case dates from the 1850s and is made by Mascher from Philadelphia.

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27 January 2021

Mackenstein Stereo Camera

Category: Stereo cameras   Tags: Mackenstein / Zeiss
Mackenstein Stereo Camera - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

After a long search I finally added a wooden tailboard stereo camera to my collection which is made by the renowned manufacturer Mackenstein from Paris.

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20 January 2021

Cabinet Card ~ Boy with Stereoscope

Category: History   Tags: Holmes-Bates
Cabinet Card ~ Boy with Stereoscope - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

An American Cabinet Card from c. 1880 with an image of a little boy and a stereoscope.

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6 January 2021

Duboscq-Soleil Stereoscope

Category: Stereoscopes   Tags: Duboscq / Ferrier & Soulier
Duboscq-Soleil Stereoscope - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

A rare handheld stereoscope made by the French manufacturer Duboscq-Soleil, one of the pioneers in stereoscopy history.

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21 December 2020

Stereo daguerreotype of a woman

Category: Stereoviews   Tags: Daguerreotype
Stereo daguerreotype of a woman - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

A hand tinted stereo daguerreotype of a woman. Daguerreotype was the first publicly available photography process and marked the beginning of the photography era.

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16 December 2020

Éditions S.T.L. and The Great War

Category: Stereoviews   Tags: Éditions S.T.L. / WWI
Éditions S.T.L. and The Great War - Black & White Photography and Stereoscopy Blog

Éditions S.T.L. was one of the most prolific producers of glass and paper stereoviews with images of the First World War but not much is known about the company.

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