photographer Alan Mungavin takes a shower in 1950

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Toronto. Well George Dunbar has spotted another funny photo-related essay! In the July 10th, 1950 LIFE magazine issue (6th bullet down in link), British photographer Alan Mungavin set up to take a photo with an old shutterless field camera. As Mungavin carefully backed up to expand his scene, he fell backwards into what looks like a wading pool!

The lens cap is still in place suggesting the only shot taken was of a rather wet photographer …

 

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