Thursday, March 21, 2013

Henry Peach Robinson

Henry Peach Robinson (1830-1901) was an English photographer. His photos appear to attempt to capture the feeling of Victorian genre painting.

 A Cottage


 Fading Away (1858)

 In Kilbrennan Sound (1895)

 Hugh Welch Diamond (1869)
[Hugh Welch Diamond was another photographer (and a psychiatrist as well!)]

What follows is a series of four photos depicting the tale of "Little Red Riding Hood" - an early use of photography as storytelling!

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