Autochrome 100 years ago
Posted 17 June 2017 - 09:58 AM
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Posted 17 June 2017 - 03:45 PM
Wow great story Dennis ... thanks. Lovely old photos.
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Posted 17 June 2017 - 05:39 PM
For technology over 100 years old, and even considering the primitiveness of the lenses, these images are stunning!
The softness of the color probably owes itself to the lenses (achromatic) as much as the dyes used. At this late date, it's probably a bit difficult to tell. There's probably some degradation over time, so the original images may have been very vivid. The process probably traveled well, since the photos are from around the world.
Don't you wish Ektachrome held up this well after even 50 years!
Posted 17 June 2017 - 05:58 PM
Oh wow I was blown away these are fantastic!
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