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quoteLuminous-Lint has been constructed collaboratively over the last decade to share information on the history of photography worldwide. Over 2,500 people, estates and institutions have provided information - with hundreds of continually-improving histories of photography it is unique in the arts. 
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All the best, Alan Griffiths

Recently updated Themes

The Themes below have just been updated and let me know if you have improvements - for other Themes use the Contents page.

DaguerreotypesDaguerreotypesExpeditions and explorationExpeditions and exploration
Experimental and manipulated photographyExperimental and manipulated photographyEgyptEgypt
The Pyramids and the SphinxThe Pyramids and the SphinxMovement and motionMovement and motion
Carte de visiteCarte de visiteArtArt
Mental health and psychiatryMental health and psychiatryPack animals - mules, donkeys, burros and horsesPack animals - mules, donkeys, burros and horses
SolarizationSolarizationRemnants of the Ancient and Classical worldRemnants of the Ancient and Classical world
HandsHandsSocial outsidersSocial outsiders
Photographing art - sculpturePhotographing art - sculptureCelebritiesCelebrities
Abstraction of scaleAbstraction of scaleTipped-in photographs in booksTipped-in photographs in books
Satellite imagingSatellite imagingSurveillanceSurveillance
Indian Mutiny (1858)Indian Mutiny (1858)Domesticated animalsDomesticated animals
Occupations and rolesOccupations and rolesLandscapes of AsiaLandscapes of Asia
Marine and maritimeMarine and maritimeRussia - Russian FederationRussia - Russian Federation
Anthropology and ethnologyAnthropology and ethnologyTransportationTransportation
AdolescentsAdolescentsSri LankaSri Lanka

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Book cover for Bonnie Yochelson Berenice Abbott: Changing New York, (New York: The New Press; New York: Museum of the City of New York, 1997) 
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