Daguerrotypomania at Photography institute NY

From: Inspector Hubricka
Category: Exhibitions
Date: 25 October 2001


Beautifiul little images from the birth of photography, travelling dageurreotypists took landscapes, families, and portraist with their arcane and mysterious equipment onto metal plates. It is a shame no-one does this any more. Like Taliban fighters overjoyed to see themseves on the monitor of a digital camera, you fee yoursef and feel refected through the years the excitement of the perfection, tininess and cherisabiity of these rellics of photography as a baby.

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