Ghosts Caught on Film : Photographs of the Paranormal?
"Ghosts Caught on Film" presents an extraordinary collection of strange and unexplained photographs that offer the exciting possibility of ghosts and paranormal activity captured on film. It covers every aspect of the paranormal, from early photographs of psychics, mediums and ghostly happenings, to celebrated recent photos and the most interesting examples of the unexplained, as collected in the archive of the Society for Psychical Research. Each picture is accompanied by a description of its circumstances and the steps taken by researchers to establish that there is no 'normal' explanation for the phenomena. The incredible photographs will stimulate the interest of everyone who sees them. Whether you are a sceptic or a believer, you can't help but be drawn into the mystery.
- Hardback | 160 pages
- 170.18 x 203.2 x 15.24mm | 566.99g
- 18 Oct 2007
- DAVID & CHARLES
- Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
- Illustrations, unspecified
Table of contents
Foreword by Professor Donald West; Introduction; 1 A New Medium; 2 Photographing the Unseeable; 3 Beyond Coincidence? - Simulacra; 4 Anomalous Photographs; 5 Celebrated Ghost Photos; Index.
About Melvyn Willin
Dr Melvyn Willin has held a number of positions within psychical research, including council membership of the Ghost Club and the Society for Psychical Research, and he has written numerous articles on the subject. He has also carried out investigations in allegedly haunted properties throughout the UK. Melvyn lives in Essex.