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Richard Learoyd

Unearthed: Photography’s Roots, Dulwich Photo Gallery, London

THESE excellent pictures consist of a few of the initial pictures of nature, extracted from Uncovered: Digital photography’s Origins, an event mapping the background of digital photography from the 1840s to the 21st century via representations of plants and also anatomy. The exhibit is revealing at Dulwich Photo Gallery, London, till 30 August.

The picture over programs a flower holder of poppies, taken by Richard Learoyd in 2019 utilizing an old gadget called a video camera obscura. This is produced by making a small victory wall surface of a tiny, dark area, which functions as a lens and also jobs an …


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