Long before Photoshop – The strange headless portraits of the 19th century

2016-09-28 // unusual photography

Long before the invention of Photoshop, or even of computer, the photographers of the 19th century were already having fun creating photo montages, as evidenced by this strange vintage series of headless portraits. Some illusions and tricks created by hand, thanks to cutting and layering negatives. Long before the Internet, the photographers of the Victorian era were already starting memes!

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