Vintage Ghostly Images

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Roughly 150 years away from its heyday spirit photography still manages to be haunting. During the Victorian era spiritualists used to use one of many camera tricks—double exposures, placing a small image on the camera's lense etc.—to create portrait photos that appeared to have a ghost in them. Even though we know the pictures were a hoax and understand how they were made there is still something haunting about the images. Click through the gallery below.... if you dare.