A 501(c)3 nonprofit founded in 1988
The Daguerreian Society is the leading organization dedicated to the history, technology, art, and preservation of 19th-century photography. Become a Member
Our international membership brings together photography collectors and dealers, museum professionals, historians, scientists, students, educators, photographers, and artists. We welcome all who share an interest in early photography.
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Being a member of the Daguerreian Society means that you are part of a worldwide community of like-minded people who share a passion for early photographic images and processes.
The Daguerreian Annual
The Daguerreian Annual features approximately 250 pages of unique research, supported by full-color reproductions and historical reprints. Produced since 1990, these high-quality printed volumes have become a prime resource for the understanding and appreciation of daguerreotypes and other early photographs.
The Daguerreian Society Quarterly