Capturing Nature: Early Scientific Photography at the Australian Museum 1857–1893

Vanessa Finney

The groundbreaking scientific photographs of Australian Museum curator Gerard Krefft and taxidermist Henry Barnes are revealed for the first time. In the mid-nineteenth century, scientists around the world were quick to see photography’s huge potential for capturing fleeting moments of ...

NewSouth
9781742236209, Paperback, AUD$49.99