Campo, Othon or Otto

Identity

Category

Person (Male)

Alternative name or descriptor

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Status

  • Amateur / Connected

Details

Life dates

Mönchen-Gladbach [Prussia], 1850 - [Zealand, NL], 1899

Activity

1879 - 1899 + Bruxelles
Piano maker. Voyages to Oceania in 1880. His plates suffered much damage due to the climatic conditions. He translated from German two works by J.M. Eder "Théorie et pratique du procédé au gélatino-bromide d’argent", Paris, 1883 (jointly with Hector Colard), and "La photographie instantanée", Paris, 1888. Secretary-General of the ABP from 1887 until 1890. Vice-president of the Brussels section from 1880 until 1891. He died during an excursion.

Locations

1879 - 1899 + Bruxelles

Exhibitions

Brussels, 1883; Vienna, Club der Amateur-Photographen, 1888; Brussels, 1891.

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Affiliated entity

Association belge de Photographie

Type of affiliation

Member of

Dates of affiliation

1879 - 1892

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Record source

DIRECTORY_1997#573

Identity of institution

FotoMuseum Provincie Antwerpen

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Dates of creation/revision

SFJ revised 8.12.2019 based on information supplied by M. Demaeght

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