In the 1860s, “spirit photography” suddenly became very popular. Practitioners would use a special technique to create the appearance of spectral figures in people’s homes and family photos…and people couldn’t get enough of them!
One photographer, William Hope, took things up a notch by actually claiming to be a medium, and that his photos were “proof” of ghosts living among us. Sure, that sounds completely bogus now, but when you see them, you won’t be so sure!
They Took This Photo Over 150 Years Ago…