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Salt printsSalt printsDaguerreotypesDaguerreotypes
Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)Religious architectureReligious architecture
PropsPropsTipped-in photographs in booksTipped-in photographs in books
Landscapes of the Middle EastLandscapes of the Middle EastImprimerie photographique Blanquart-EvrardImprimerie photographique Blanquart-Evrard
Still lifeStill lifeFakes, forgeries, tricks and deceptionsFakes, forgeries, tricks and deceptions
Occupations and rolesOccupations and rolesRural pathways, tracks, trails and lanesRural pathways, tracks, trails and lanes
Middle EastMiddle EastHand-painted photographsHand-painted photographs
Retouching, colouring and painting kitsRetouching, colouring and painting kitsRemnants of the Ancient and Classical worldRemnants of the Ancient and Classical world
AnimalsAnimalsChristian architectureChristian architecture
Water and waterfallsWater and waterfallsPainting on photographsPainting on photographs
Rivers and streamsRivers and streamsUKUK
Peoples of the worldPeoples of the worldArchaeologyArchaeology
Islamic architectureIslamic architectureAlbumen printsAlbumen prints
OccupationalOccupationalCalotypists - Great BritainCalotypists - Great Britain
Experimental and manipulated photographyExperimental and manipulated photographyChristianityChristianity
Calotypists - EgyptCalotypists - EgyptSatellite imagingSatellite imaging
Anthropology and ethnologyAnthropology and ethnologyScientificScientific
Rooms and their contentsRooms and their contentsChinaChina
Photographing art - sculpturePhotographing art - sculptureArchitectureArchitecture
Cityscapes - UrbanCityscapes - UrbanRomeRome
Korean Punitive Expedition (1871)Korean Punitive Expedition (1871)AerialAerial
FruitsFruitsThe Pyramids and the SphinxThe Pyramids and the Sphinx
JapanJapanPaper and waxed paper negativesPaper and waxed paper negatives
NegativesNegativesPhotogenic drawingsPhotogenic drawings
Aerial photographyAerial photographyMagnesium lightMagnesium light
Civil engineeringCivil engineering

Photograph of the day

Gustave Le Gray 
Self portrait 
1850-1852 (ca) 
Albumen print, from glass negative 
20 x 14.7 cm (oval) 
Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la Photographie 
© Paris, BibliothÞque nationale de France, Département des Estampes et de la photographie 

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