180 years of 3D

14 August 2018 by

  This year marks the anniversary of the invention of the stereoscope. Even if you’re not sure what a stereoscope…

The gift of 1843

22 May 2018 by

In October 1843 a package of cyanotype photographs was delivered to the Royal Society. It had not been donated by…

Anna Atkins

16 June 2017 by

As a research project for my Masters in History of Art at the University of Sussex, I’ve been working at…

Through the lens

15 June 2016 by

I started working at the Royal Society in February, on a work placement as part of my Master’s degree at…