The Big Picture: A Selection of Cirkut Photographs from the Burgert Brothers

The Big Picture: A Selection of Cirkut Photographs from the Burgert Brothers Collection features rarely-seen panoramic photos and other images from the Burgert Brothers Photographic Collection. Cirkut prints ― an early form of panoramic photography ― form the heart of the History Center’s exhibition.

The History Center’s exhibition also includes a slideshow by local photographer Bryan Weinstein, who “re-photographed” locations where several original Burgert Brothers photos were taken. His methodical recreations of the historic photographs offer a striking before-and-after effect, underscoring how much the places have changed or, in some cases, remained almost exactly the same.

The exhibition also includes ledgers, glass-plate negatives, and other ephemera from the Burgert Brothers Studio.

The Big Picture: A Selection of Cirkut Photographs from the Burgert Brothers Collection is on exhibit at the Tampa Bay History Center through July 15.

For more information, visit www.tampabayhistorycenter.org or call (813) 228-0097.

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Tampa Bay History Center
801 Old Water Street
Tampa , FL 33602
United States

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Tampa Bay History Center
Phone: 
813-228-0097
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