Live! Art (part 2)

Photography as the progenitor of social media— performing for the camera isn’t new.2719967521_995c4d0e3d_z

Title: Contortionist, posed in studio • Date: ca. 1880 • Medium: albumen print
Dimensions: Image: 14.4 x 10 cm (5 11/16 x 3 15/16 in.) Mount: 16.3 x 10.7 cm (6 7/16 x 4 3/16 in.)


Title: Trick photo, decapitated man with bloody knife, holding his head • Date: ca. 1875


From the Flickr feed of the George Eastman House, Carte de Visite and Cabinet Cards

Carte de Visite
: A brief history of the Carte de Visite from the American Museum of Photography


NICHOLAS FELTON | A data-driven gesture | aaaand, there’s an App for that.






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