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Julia Thorne photographing an Egyptian amulet. In the top left corner is the Tiny Egypt logo - a winged scarab holding a camera aperture, with the words 'tiny egypt' underneath
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Picking up after a busy few weeks + a new photo 🥇

As you know, I launched the new project website a few weeks ago, which I was so pleased to get done. I have, of course, launched, then had to focus my time in on the other two projects I’ve been doing – the book for the Egypt Exploration Society, and the photography project at the

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Tiny Egypt Society news: First photography sessions booked in!

I’m excited to get Tiny Egypt going properly, and I now have sessions booked in at all three of my current partner museums: Manchester Museum, Bolton Libraries and Museums, and the Garstang Museum of Archaeology. But, I have the very difficult task of deciding what I’m going to photograph; I have so much choice!

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Tiny Egypt Society news: Exploring Bolton’s cabinets

A big welcome to the Tiny Egypt Society, and to this first Society update.

Today’s news is tell you about yesterday’s trip to Bolton.

Before I turn up at a museum with my camera and start photographing objects, I need to know what, exactly, it is I’m going to photograph. So I spent a few hours at Bolton’s storerooms yesterday, looking for artefacts to add to my list.

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