Pictures Taken With 1880s Camera Take Modern UK To The Past

Pictures Taken With 1880s Camera Take Modern UK To The Past

Right in the middle of the photoshop era, photographer Jonathan Keys uses a wooden 10×8 Circa camera from the 1880s to take pictures from his city. The resulting images are a weird mix between modern and antique that makes you think the whole city time travelled to the past.

Pictures taken with a 1880's camera make modern UK travel to the past
Pictures taken with a 1880's camera make modern UK travel to the past
Pictures taken with a 1880's camera make modern UK travel to the past
Pictures taken with a 1880's camera make modern UK travel to the past
Pictures taken with a 1880's camera make modern UK travel to the past

The camera is highly impractical because its size, the need to bring a portable dark room with it and the 15 minutes that needs to capture a single image. But Jonathan is very keen on it:

Pictures taken with a 1880's camera make modern UK travel to the past
Pictures taken with a 1880's camera make modern UK travel to the past
Pictures taken with a 1880's camera make modern UK travel to the past