The Photographic Times Volume 9

The Photographic Times Volume 9

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1879 edition. Excerpt: ...landscape objective 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5 seconds, by drawing out the American Opt. Co.'s Apparatus--Discount to any one, 20 per ct. who are not influenced by habits formed in It is now in use by many photographers every hour, but for the sake of those who have forgotten it, we would say that this active little machine may be attached to any box, table, or shelf convenient. The print is held by a cam and lever brought down upon it by means of the foot, and thus both hands arc free, one to cut the print and one to turn the tabic, without any risk of slipping. It will pay for itself in one week, inasmuch as the price has been greatly reduced, and now, with a knife, and thick plate-glass forms for card, cabinet, and 4-4 oval, is only $5.00. The large demand for it has enabled us to cheapen it very much, to which fact your attention is specially called. Soovill Manufacturino Company, 419 Broome Street, New York. Schindler's Posing Chairs and Photographic Furniture. MATTERS FROM MOSAICS. IF we were to judge Photographic Mosaics, 1879, as a literary work, it certainly outreaches any of its forerunners. As a practical photographic handbook, it has no equal. Its articles are from our best writers, and they are carefully written and full of wisdom and good sense, as the following extracts will bear us out in saying. "The number of good photographers increases. Each year the distance between the good and the bad, the careful and the careless, widens. There are fewer grades, and as time moves on, the indifferent ones are crowded out, the best ones continually rise, and the bad ones continually go down in reputation, and consequently in prices. The great cause of this is, that a younger generation is coming up, of persons who never practiced anything but...
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  • Paperback | 38 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 86g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123660279X
  • 9781236602794