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    Updated on May 13, 2020. Posted on Oct 26, 2011

    Spooky Victorian Spirit Photography

    Ghost hunting is not just something for the SyFy channel. Late 1860's photographer William Mumler discovered the eeriness of double exposure after he took a self portrait that had accidentally been double exposed with a picture of a dead relative. He then decided to cash in on the Victorian obsession with the supernatural and began taking "spirit photographs" for those who were willing to pay.

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