Weekly twitter digest: 2011-07-15

  • New on Flickr: Roper Dacre Tyler, by Valentine Blanchard, Regent Street: whatsthatpicture posted a photo:

    Wh… http://bit.ly/nGvtE4 #

  • Bio of Valentine Blanchard, member of the "brilliant band of the [18-]sixties … now forgotten Victorian photographer" http://bit.ly/p5B2Km #
  • A classic RT @AntiquePhoto: Photographer Henry Peach Robinson (b. July 9, 1830) – 'Fading Away' via @EastmanHouse : http://bit.ly/g0A9un #
  • A possible identification, but left in suspense! "Carol, aged 3, Lane, aged 4 months, and Leland, aged 29, May 1951" http://flic.kr/p/6JNyWZ #
  • GREAT article "A photograph is a world frozen, that imagination can warm into life" via RT @AntiquePhoto http://bit.ly/q7gMRm via @guardian #
  • New on Flickr: Christopher Goffs / Crofts ?: whatsthatpicture posted a photo:

    A circular image cut from its … http://bit.ly/qMpSMU #

  • New on Flickr: Paul Case Armor holding Paul William or Blythe, plus Paul Henry Armor and "Dad" Armor.: whatsthat… http://bit.ly/njC7We #
  • New on Flickr: Carol, aged 3, Lane, aged 4 months, and Leland, aged 29, May 1951: whatsthatpicture posted a phot… http://bit.ly/qOaOmP #
  • RT @jamesinealing: Ooooh, this is amazing. Try it! RT @DavidHaskiya: Just installed the @Historypin #android app, http://bit.ly/pdkBxm #
  • I've just uploaded a bunch of old Kew Gardens images and made a 'Collection' on the great new @Historypin website http://bit.ly/np32gz #
  • @Historypin have just created a tour of Kew Gardens past – how do I get it to appear in list of tours? http://bit.ly/nVC5vm cc @jonvoss #
  • @Historypin @jonvoss PS – good luck with launch tomorrow. As a gesture of support I plan to be out in Kew Gardens taking 'now' pictures! #
  • The fifth, or perhaps the original, member of the teletubbies has been discovered! http://flic.kr/p/a1P3xT #
  • Love the new facility to add a current photo via @historypin mobile app – http://bit.ly/peYFgC (click on modern view and use slider) #
  • Screencast showing new fader on @Historypin, both on Street View and on image taken today via new mbl app. http://flic.kr/p/a2KA9g #
  • New on Flickr: Quick demonstration of new fader functionality and adding modern day photos (via their new mobile… http://bit.ly/nHK5o9 #
  • New ident – evidence is circumstantial, but compelling "Possibly Henry Stanier, British Vice-Consul to Granada" http://flic.kr/p/6F4kdh #
  • Don't you love it when people take photos you have shared and then add value, in this case lots of names – http://bit.ly/n3etCU #
  • New on Flickr: Mother duck and her babies, on her self-built houseboat!: whatsthatpicture posted a photo:

    Th… http://bit.ly/o7gJaO #

  • New on Flickr: Mother duck and her babies, on her self-built houseboat!: whatsthatpicture posted a photo:

    Th… http://bit.ly/ppXZi5 #

  • New on Flickr: "Single mum builds houseboat and sets off with her three kids on journey to a better life": whats… http://bit.ly/pRkfQ5 #
  • New on Flickr: Identified – grave of Walter G Jones and wife Sarah Ann, d. 7 March 1940: whatsthatpicture posted… http://bit.ly/rcs7zq #
  • New on Flickr: Identified "The Rev Edward Frith Everett, August 1933. R.I.P on the 9th of Aug": whatsthatpicture… http://bit.ly/q6LAuM #
  • New on Flickr: Identified – Arthur Hollis Randell, real photo postcard, sent from St Austell, 1913: whatsthatpic… http://bit.ly/p0mmB6 #
  • "Ghostly boy" – this one has a really captivating if scary feel to it. http://flic.kr/p/a3TwUo #
  • An antidote to that last post – back to the cute kids: "Donnie in his High Chair" http://flic.kr/p/a3zJBk #
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