George Eastman House – Photography Collections Online

George Eastman House is an international museum of photography and film, opened in 1949 and located in Rochester, NY. It has a collection of over 400.000 objects photographs and negatives, 28.000 films, more than 4 million film stills, 53.000 publications, and more than 25.000 pieces of technology. George Eastman House – Photography Collections Online contains a series of selected highlights from this collection. The George Eastman House is currently in the process of making the entire collection database online.

The digitized photos date from the invention of photography to the present day, but most of them come from the 19th century. They were made by photographers from Europe and the United States of America, and deal with various countries over the world, among which various European countries. The digitized photos are sorted in thematic categories and sub-categories. Many different topics are included, such as rural life in East Anglia, portraits, everyday life, nature, architecture, and photographic equipment and related technologies. They can also be browsed according to photographer.

Metadata are available for each item. Images can be downloaded in JPEG-format.

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Sunday, 14 December 2014 - 6:28pm
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