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For those interested in the History of Photography...

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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I hope you enjoy this resource as much as I enjoy bringing it all together.quote

All the best, Alan Griffiths

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Photographing art - paintings and drawingsPhotographing art - paintings and drawingsOccupationalOccupational
FranceFranceCrime and punishmentCrime and punishment
Domesticated animalsDomesticated animalsPainting on photographsPainting on photographs
AmbrotypesAmbrotypesPeoples of the worldPeoples of the world
TintypesTintypesHand-painted photographsHand-painted photographs
Forest of FontainebleauForest of FontainebleauEthnographic nudityEthnographic nudity
Anthropology and ethnologyAnthropology and ethnologyAustraliaAustralia
Erotica and nudesErotica and nudesChristian architectureChristian architecture
ArtArtVatican City - Holy SeeVatican City - Holy See
Rivers and streamsRivers and streamsLandscapeLandscape
Occupations and rolesOccupations and rolesDaguerreotypesDaguerreotypes
Water and waterfallsWater and waterfallsExpeditions and explorationExpeditions and exploration
Women photographersWomen photographersAmateur photographyAmateur photography
Mixed mediaMixed mediaArchitectureArchitecture
ItalyItalyRemnants of the Ancient and Classical worldRemnants of the Ancient and Classical world
EgyptEgyptPhotographing art - sculpturePhotographing art - sculpture

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