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“Beauty is in The Eye of The Gazer.” ― Charlotte Brontë

Gertrude Stein once said, “I have always noticed that in portraits of really great writers the mouth is always firmly closed.” Certainly that is the case with today’s subject, Charlotte Brontë.  There’s a good reason for this. We know from personal letters that … Continue reading

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A Gentleman Naturalist – Charles Darwin

Day 42 of Colourisation Project – June 18 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. On this day, 18th June in 1859, Charles Darwin published his theory of evolution in his … Continue reading

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First Celebrity Photographer – Julia Margaret Cameron

Day 35 of Colourisation Project – June  11 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Today’s subject for colourisation is a personal favourite of mine. Recognised as a pioneer of early photography, Julia … Continue reading

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