Dating old photographs usan dating porn chats
With a date, you can narrow the field of possible suspects and even, sometimes put a name to a face as it stares back at you from the past: Look at the format.
If the photograph is on a post card mount, then it won’t date before 1902. Many CDVs include the name of the photography studio.
Description: A traditional cabinet card consists of a 4" X 5 1/2" photo mounted on 4 1/4" x 6 1/2" card stock.
This allows for an extra 1/2" to 1" of space at the bottom of the cabinet card where the name of the photographer or studio was typcially printed.
In any kind of portrait it is often the subject's clothing that engages us most: fashion history is a fascinating topic and recognising the modes of different eras is an invaluable tool when trying to date unlabelled photographs.
Dress is a vast and complex subject, but here are some pointers to help with understanding, identifying and dating the clothing styles of those family members from the past who stood before the camera in their 'Sunday best'.
Welcome to the fifth in our series of blogs about how to understand and interpret your old family photos.It made me think of our feature on postcards in our Christmas issue written by photo dating expert Jayne Shrimpton that included a Christmas postcard from her collection.This card, sent from the Sudan in 1941, features a photograph of a soldier inserted into a festive mount.Picture inquiries are handled individually and confidentially by email or occasionally in person, if a complete photograph album or fragile pictures are involved.Clients can choose from different services ranging from basic photo dating to advanced picture analysis expressed in a 1-2 page report.