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The Stuff of Legends


This is an abridged version of an article originally published in Photographic World 2004. There is a legend about the little VP Twin camera - that it was originally sold in two parts by Woolworth’s [...]

Mass-produced Pens


Man, since early times, has endeavoured to record a journal. Cave dwellers made paintings with burnt sticks, primitive brushes and paint. Early civilisations in Egypt developed hieroglyphics, an early form of picture writing, using wooden [...]