Elderly couple with a young female spirit

Creator: William Hope (1863 - 1933)

Date: c. 1920

Collection: National Media Museum Collection

Inventory no: 2002-5054/18

Blog: G is for ghosts... the birth and rise of spirit photography




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  • deathant 4y

    This ghost looks like Mary Shaw from Dead Silence. xD
  • Sorinmountains 4y

    FAKE !
  • Yohanes Arief Dewanto 4y

  • juansmct 4y

    Shit... thats creepy
  • Sean 4y

    damn creepy.
  • durrani2012 4y

    spirit woman is beautiful .......
  • Ingrid Arnoni 4y

    Wow, this picture is so amazing! I love this!!! Nice colors.

    omgggg X_X
  • Mohammed Siraj 3y

    I viewed this picture earlier also well such souls and human spirits do wander around people they love or they get acquainted when they find some interesting thing or reason further some spirits help and some do enormous harm and I believe they can do anything until the time of departure do comes from god.
  • Daniel Aditama 3y

    its true ?
    very creepy . . . .
  • Rachelle Roberts 3y

    the ghosts are to perfect.. and with older film like that... makes it hard to believe.
  • chrome blue 3y

    It's beautiful. Whether or not it's real, the photographer employs composition and lighting techniques with talent.
  • Rubel Mahmud 3y

  • Minneapolis Institute of Arts 3y

    Please consider adding this image to our group Art Stories: Spirit Photography with Nathan Lewis
  • grandma espo 2y

    Notice how most of these supposed spirits wear a veil? It signifies death, the small thin veil between death and life.
  • marielouisebalaresque 2y

  • Ignasheva Anastasiya 2y

    жуть какая-то...
  • Lucy Photography. 2y

    Hard to fake this.
  • dillonjames26 1y

    These images were taken by William Hope and were exposed as fake in 1922. For all of the people saying 'fake', your discovery is 92 years late. Multiple exposure is an old technique.
  • sunnychan1998 4mo

    i cant help laughing at all the comments where ppl are coming up with reasons for how this image has to be fake..like the dude above me said..it was proved years ago..xD
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