I just wanted to share this really great blog with you. Described as “Where early photography meets extreme hotness” My Daguerreotype Boyfriend has a huge variety of images. Although it is, on the surface just a fun website, a lot of what we have been discussing in our course about race, class, and portraiture is evident in the images. These images also represent a huge span of time so it is possible to see some of the changing techniques in portraiture as well.
Check out this jaunty fellow: