Boy Scouts magic lantern slides

I have a small collection of magic lantern slides of Scouts, three of which are shown here. They were taken by Graystone Bird, a professional photographer based in Bath. I know a little about him as I have hundreds of his slides and his grandson, a friend of mine, has researched his life. Graystone's father, … Continue reading Boy Scouts magic lantern slides

Magic lantern slides of Children

We’ve become very wary of photographing children. Parents are worried that if someone takes a photograph in a park or on a beach that includes their child, the image might be used in some way that could be harmful. I suspect the chances of that happening are infinitesimally small but, if something does happen to … Continue reading Magic lantern slides of Children