Gianfranco Marzetti

Gianfranco Marzetti

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San Benedetto del Tronto - Italy  ·  PHOTOGRAPHY - PHOTOANTIQUARIA *** BFI-FIAF *** San Benedetto del Tronto, Italy
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Fancy is the place to discover, collect and buy from a crowd-curated catalog of amazing goods, wonderful places and great stores.

Fancy is the place to discover, collect and buy from a crowd-curated catalog of amazing goods, wonderful places and great stores.

The ultimate gadget of 1930s: Jaeger LeCoultre Compass. This compact 35mm camera was one of the most technically advanced gadgets of 1930s. It was produced by Swiss watch and clock manufacturer, also famous for its long-time partnership with luxury car makers. Jaeger LeCoultre sign can be found on the instrument panels of Bentley, Aston Martin, Lancia Astura, Delahaye, etc

Le Coultre Compass Camera Some vintage cameras are "steampunk-ish" enough not to require any additional tinkering. This one, for example, was made in the and manages to fit scores of features in the least possible space

The arrival of the daguerreotype in the 1840s could not have come at a more fortuitous time for the American West. The camera may have missed Lewis and Clark’s explorations in the early part of the century, but it preserved many of the frontier’s countless heroes and zeroes, and the unforgiving landscapes where they forged …

Geronimo This 1884 cabinet card taken at the San Carlos Reservation in Arizona is the earliest known photo of Geronimo, which historian C. Sonnichsen captioned “the face that launched a hundred articles, stories, and novels.

The arrival of the daguerreotype in the 1840s could not have come at a more fortuitous time for the American West. The camera may have missed Lewis and Clark’s explorations in the early part of the century, but it preserved many of the frontier’s countless heroes and zeroes, and the unforgiving landscapes where they forged …

about a decade during the ambrotype was the photo process for the US. Ambrotype is a positive photograph that uses reflective light on glass. Eventually, ambrotype was upgraded to a tintype.

Negretti & Zambra 1870

Negretti & Zambra 1870

Off to Japan to visit my snow monkey friends! I'm taking the whole family this time! I think it's gonna be great. When we get to Nagano, we're going to stay in a traditional ryokan. You know, one of those places with the sliding rice-paper doors, thermal baths, sleeping on futons, traditional Japanese food served on a low table, etc etc. It's where traveling samurais used to crash. Really excited!

Off to Japan to visit my snow monkey friends! I'm taking the whole family this time! I think it's gonna be great. When we get to Nagano, we're going to stay in a traditional ryokan. You know, one of those places with the sliding rice-paper doors, thermal baths, sleeping on futons, traditional Japanese food served on a low table, etc etc. It's where traveling samurais used to crash. Really excited!