THE SHOE-SHINE MAN AND DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY

He stands with one leg raised, a single figure in a seemingly vacant street. The figure was captured on Boulevard du Temple in Paris in 1838 by Louis Daguerre, the man whose name graced a world-changing technology. The daguerreotype required a ten-minute exposure, so anything in motion - carriages, pedestrians, animals - were invisible within …

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THE MUSEUM OF THINGS EXPERIENCED WITH INCREASING RARITY

Welcome to the Museum of Things Experienced With Increasing Rarity. Please leave your bags at the coat check.Thank you. Come this way.MOTEWIR It is an institution dedicated to the products, inventions and objects and entertainments that were once part of peoples’ lives, but are slipping – or have slipped – away. Some visitors consider these …

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