A life-size cardboard cut-out of the Spice Girls might not be something you would expect to find in a museum store…
Wearable technology isn’t as new as you think. From 1880s portable cameras to the personal radio of the 1930s, see some intriguing examples from our collection.
Victorian song sheets provide a fascinating glimpse into contemporary attitudes to photography, such as this response to the new instantaneous hidden cameras.
This year’s IMD is all about memory, creativity and social change—something which is close to our hearts, and inseparable from our collection.
For the next stage of Colin Harding’s alphabetical journey through the collection, he has chosen one of the most important British architects of the 19th century, who also happened to be an innovative camera designer.
Emily takes a tour of our Collections and Research centre and finds out that there are thousands of objects just waiting to be uncovered.