George Eastman House’s photostream on Flickr. Excellent historic images.
Short video about the Autochrome process, from The ImageWorks in Rochester, NY.
Concise History of Color Photography with excellent images and text.
The George Eastman House: Notes on Photographs: An international forum for gathering information that enhances the communal understanding of the photographic print.
A short video about the history of color photography from the Smithsonian Institution (Washington, DC)
History and manufacture of Lantern Slides.
The scandal and possible truth surrounding Levi Hill who claimed to have invented color photography.
A list of links about the origins of the digital camera, as well as other connections between photography and technology.
Short film, creative interpretation of cymk in everyday printing (cereal boxes, etc)
FOUNDATIONS of VISION: COLOR
Fantastic resource via Stanford University
Video about Edwin Land (the inventor of Polaroid) and his two color process.
An article describing the relationship between Edwin Land’s experiments and James Clark Maxwell’s discoveries.
ALTERED PERCEPTION and VISION
Dr. George Stratton
Dr. George Stratton’s original article,
SOME PRELIMINARY EXPERIMENTS ON VISION WITHOUT INVERSION OF THE RETINAL IMAGE.
Summary and explanation of Stratton’s work, courtesy of the staff of San Francisco’s Museum of Science, Art, and Human Perception.
Newer article, based on Stratton’s research.
Great WIRED article about neuroplasticity, vision, and perception.
Video showing inverted vision experiments: Living in a Reversed World.
The illusion of colour constancy | Color Subjectivity | Living in the past
Is your red my red? No. It isn’t.
The neurological lag between seeing light and understanding/processing light.