Notice the girl's cheeks are
pink.The photographer
tinted the picture by hand.
This was to make
the picture more lifelike.

Also notice the girl is clutching
her dress.The photographer
probably told her to hold
her dress so that her hands
wouldn't move during the long
exposure time.

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