While we may think that combining two or more photographs is a newer trend made possible by digital technology, artists have blended images in creative ways since the earliest days of photography.

Check out the video to watch the process in action:


Want to learn more? Don’t forget to browse other inspiring resources on the fundamentals of photography at MOPA’s Photo 101Also, make sure to check out MOPA’s Nancy K. Dubois Library for unique resources related to photography and film.

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