(1864–1946), Scottish photographer, son of Thomas, and at the turn of the 19th century an international figure in photography's battle for recognition as an art in its own right. His work was exhibited in Europe and the USA and widely reproduced in photographic journals. In 1894 he was elected to the Linked Ring. His article on the hand camera in Amateur Photographer of March 1896 was republished in France and Belgium and quoted by Stieglitz in the 1897 American Annual of Photography.
From The Oxford Companion to the Photograph in Oxford Reference.
Subjects: Photography and Photographs.