Photographers of Great Britain and Ireland, 1840-1940
cartedevisite.co.uk Provides essential information about photographers/studios. Webmaster Ron Cosens works closely with researchers to trace photographer ancestors.
Database of 19th Century Photographers and Allied Trades in London, 1841-1901
www.photolondon.org.uk This lists more than 6,000 former London studios and includes dates and biographies.
Early Photographic Studios
early-photographers.org.uk This covers photographers and studios in East Anglia and the East Midlands. Run by Robert Pols, author of My Ancestor was a Studio Photographer. Sussex Photo History photohistory-sussex.co.uk This extensive resource covering studios throughout Sussex was compiled by photographic historian David Simkin. Edinburgh Photography edinphoto.org.uk/ index.htm Covering early Edinburgh and other Scottish studios, this website includes many useful sections and links.