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Luzon Woman 1870-1914; She is beautiful.

The women never smiled in photos because: film speeds were VERY slow back then, and as a result exposures could be in the range of several minutes to a couple of hours. Imagine holding a smile for 15min-2 hours. Many times peoples heads had to be held in place with clamps places on the back of the head attached to a stand, to keep them from moving during the exposure.


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the girl with the faraway eyes ... Ione Bright (stage actress), 1912

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