100-year-old photos found in antique camera!

Discussion in 'Articles of Interest' started by sekhar, Jan 13, 2013.

  1. sekhar

    sekhar TPF Noob!

    Joined:
    Dec 17, 2012
    Messages:
    139
    Likes Received:
    31
    Location:
    Pasadena, CA
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    • Like Like x 4
  2. timor

    timor Been spending a lot of time on here!

    Joined:
    Feb 28, 2011
    Messages:
    5,536
    Likes Received:
    787
    Location:
    Toronto ON
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos NOT OK to edit
    Nice, thanks for sharing.
     
  3. vintagesnaps

    vintagesnaps Been spending a lot of time on here!

    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2013
    Messages:
    4,432
    Likes Received:
    1,155
    Location:
    US
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos NOT OK to edit
    Seems unusual for someone to have stored prints in a camera, what an interesting slice of life from another era.
     
  4. digital flower

    digital flower No longer a newbie, moving up!

    Joined:
    Oct 18, 2005
    Messages:
    1,409
    Likes Received:
    36
    Location:
    CT
    He was lucky they were "of" something
     
  5. dxqcanada

    dxqcanada Been spending a lot of time on here!

    Joined:
    Dec 4, 2008
    Messages:
    5,200
    Likes Received:
    610
    Location:
    Woodbridge, Ontario, Canada
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    Looks like the developed glass plates were stored in the camera.
     
  6. juliarvil973

    juliarvil973 TPF Noob!

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2013
    Messages:
    9
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    thailand
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    an interesting picture. through it, we can see another aspect of life in a different era
     
  7. PhotoWrangler

    PhotoWrangler No longer a newbie, moving up!

    Joined:
    Jun 20, 2010
    Messages:
    1,704
    Likes Received:
    366
    Location:
    Houston MetroMess, Texas
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos NOT OK to edit
    Who said its a different era. People are rediscovering film, collodion, and wet plate work daily! In fact, I read just the other day that the collodion process is experiencing a large resurgence as of lately.
     
  8. kokonut

    kokonut TPF Noob!

    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2012
    Messages:
    44
    Likes Received:
    1
    Location:
    Greece
    That is really interesting because as you mention helps as get an image of how far we 've come and but also how far we can go! That is called evolution and sometimes it is difficult to get a clear image of the progress we have done...
     
  9. nick8

    nick8 TPF Noob!

    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2013
    Messages:
    21
    Likes Received:
    1
    nice thanks man
     
  10. Netskimmer

    Netskimmer No longer a newbie, moving up!

    Joined:
    Jul 23, 2009
    Messages:
    1,343
    Likes Received:
    224
    Location:
    North Carolina
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    Very cool!
     
  11. teribithia

    teribithia TPF Noob!

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2012
    Messages:
    37
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    nw2 7jp Londo
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos OK to edit
    Takes me to the 100 year before.
     
  12. chasmatt

    chasmatt TPF Noob!

    Joined:
    Jun 24, 2013
    Messages:
    5
    Likes Received:
    0
    Location:
    Liberty Lake, Washington
    Can others edit my Photos:
    Photos NOT OK to edit
    I have the camera my Grandfather used starting 1n 1898. He took the photos with it and then used it as his enlarger to print the photos. I have two of his photo albums with prints made between 1898 and 1912. Most are still in good condition. I was able 20 years ago to find some of the locations and take shots from almost the same angles.
     

Share This Page

Search tags for this page
100 year old antiques
,
100 year old camera found
,
100 year photos found antique cameral
,
100 year old pictures found in camera
,

100 year old camera

,

100-year-old photos found in antique camera

,
antique camera
,

antique camera forum

,
hundred year old pictures
,

online 100 years old camera