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A Perfect Chemistry: Hill and Adamson’s Use of the Calotype Process

Lectures
Date
1 Oct 2019
Start time
7:30 PM
Venue
Tempest Anderson Hall
Speaker
Anne M. Lyden, Chief Curator, Photography, National Galleries of Scotland

Event Information

A Perfect Chemistry: Hill & Adamson’s use of the Calotype Process

Anne M. Lyden, Chief Curator, Photography
National Galleries of Scotland

In 1843 David Octavius Hill and Robert Adamson entered into a photographic partnership in Edinburgh that would forever change the history of photography. Anne Lyden, Chief Curator of Photography at the National Galleries of Scotland, will discuss this dynamic duo and their innovative use of the calotype process.

Lecture programme mini theme: Photography

Creative Calotypes Project

 

 

The portraits on this page are licensed from the National Galleries of Scotland.
https://www.nationalgalleries.org/art-and-artists/73667/robert-adamson-1821-1848-calotypist-b>

https://www.nationalgalleries.org/art-and-artists/67802/david-octavius-hill-1802-1870-artist-and-pioneer-photographer-d