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‘Tripping the Light Fantastic’: Henry Talbot and David Brewster

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‘Tripping the Light Fantastic’: Henry Talbot and David Brewster

We publish a re-written article by A.D. Morrison-Low: ‘Tripping the Light Fantastic’: Henry Talbot and David Brewster, from an archive edition of Studies in Photography with new images

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The Australian Question

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The Australian Question

By Sara Stevenson Preamble This article was first published in 1988, and requires some background explanation. The National Galleries of Scotland launched its formal interest in photography as an art form late in the day – in 1984. Julie Lawson and I were then faced with a distinct problem: how to build a collection of Scottish photography without sufficient and authoritative research on the subject – without even knowing who the significant photographers might be. With one or two exceptions, there was no ‘canon’. This was unusual and possibly unprecedented in gallery history – curators are supposed to have clear...

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A Detailed Chronology of Scottish Photographers Part II

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A Detailed Chronology of Scottish Photographers Part II

David Buchanan follows his History of Scottish Photographers with this detailed chronology – on the years 2012 – 2020.

First Published Aril 10th 2020

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A Detailed Chronology of Scottish Photographers Part I

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A Detailed Chronology of Scottish Photographers Part I

David Buchanan follows his History of Scottish Photographers with this detailed chronology – on the years 2002 to 2012.
First Published April 6th 2020

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