Snapped at Gorleston on Sea

A brand new book by Paul Godfrey

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Photo historian Paul Godfrey has compiled this study of Gorleston seaside photographers including Jackson’s Faces, WH Hastings and J Barker & Sons. It covers the people behind the businesses, the handling methods used, the cameras, the processing methods and also some advice about how to establish the date of when a Gorleston promenade photograph was taken.


In addition the cameras section gives details of English pattern wooden 35mm cine cameras manufactured in the early twentieth century by Alfred Darling of Brighton and the Williamson Kinematograph Company adapted for use as walking picture still cameras.


50 pages in A5 format. 50 black and white photographs, many not previously published.



ISBN 978-0-9926929-0-2