That studio is still in daily use and the business he founded has passed through four generations of the reeves family and is now owned and run by edward s great grandson tom. 1 372 likes 2 talking about this.
Wedding portrait and commercial photography in the studio or on location.
Reeves photography lewes. 159 high street lewes. He moved to 159 high street lewes in 1858 and built a daylight photographic studio in the garden. Edward reeves photography based on lewes high street since the mid 1850s.
Edward reeves took up the new art of photography in the early 1850s. 09 00 17 00 wed. At edward reeves we have a superb archive of wedding images covering the last 150 years and a continuing reputation for excellent service and great wedding photography.
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159 high street lewes. 159 high street lewes east sussex united kingdom bn7 1xu tel. In the early 1850s edward reeves watchmaker and jeweller became interested in the new art of photography.
School hill lewes. World s oldest photography studio opens its archives the reeves studio lewes has been running from the same premises since 1855 motor smash vallance martin station street lewes 1913. 17 06 2019 lovely day today for taking pictures in the sunshine.
09 00 13 00 thu. In 1858 he moved to 159 high street lewes and built a new daylight studio. St anne s church st.
The studio has been in constant use by four generations of the reeves family up to the present day. This victorian photo of builders in our garden lewes castle mound rising up in the background contains amazing detail like the owner s initials on his spade handle.