Tag: claude

  • The Claude Mirror and the Picturesque

    written by denisesanjose on 2012-04-25 in #lifestyle
    The Claude Mirror and the Picturesque

    Before we had all these photography apps with countless effects, there was the Claude Mirror—a pocket-sized convex mirror tinted black that was popular in the 18th century. It was like a lens with a filter for any landscape, showing a vista with pleasant distortions and a subtle color palettes in its reflection.