“A three second exposure meant that subjects had to stand very still to avoid being blurred, and holding a smile for that period was tricky. As a result, we have a tendency to see our Victorian ancestors as even more formal and stern than they might have been.”
WOW, I REALLY LIKE THIS.
Until now I honestly didn’t believe people of that period ever smiled.
awwww, cuties uwu
i think this is the first time i have ever seen a picture from that era where people smiled
i love this
I hope this is real, I love it
Reblogged from The sky might fall.
I found you in the attic when we moved in. I wonder if you lived happily ever after here…
Reblogged from Dear Photograph.