Psychedelic early color photos show a very sober Russian Empire
Rian Dundon


Early colour photos present such a vividly different evocation if the past. Just as in our world of hyper saturated colour a bw print can cut to the emotional core of the object, so does early colour open up a dazzlingly complex alternative to a world which is imagined in monochrome

The difficulty of the process also makes each image an event