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Before Photoshop, There Were Creepy Headless Victorian Portraits

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Whenever a new technology is developed, it is used... well, usually it is first used for porn. But second most popular after porn is using it to scare people. When photography was in its infancy, people often stood in stiff, unsmiling poses. It took several minutes to take the photograph, and subjects had to remain perfectly still. It wasn't long before photographers started experimenting with cameras, and it wasn't long before the headless photos became popular. It's weird, it's creepy, and it's totally fascinating - and we've got a whole gallery of the weirdest for you:

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