Link Love: 11/19/2010

  • Ever heard of The Impossible Project? When Polaroid announced they would stop production of instant film, these folks saved the last Polaroid production plant in the Netherlands, and started to develop new instant film with a small team of former Polaroid employees. Check out some shots of Smithsonian museums taken by Aaron Dunn and created with the fruits of their labor.
  • That’s a lot of stuff. More than one million images will soon be added to Europeana—a database that currently provides access to more than six million items (images, texts, sounds, and videos) from European libraries, museums, and archives [via Resource Shelf].
  • Incredible. Some very early photographs and sound recordings of Mecca (as in 1885, during the naissance of photography) from a pioneering “multimedia journalist.”:

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