He took the worlds first photograph, View from the Window at Le Gras.
Mathew Brady and his staff of photographers exposes over 7,000 negatives of photographs taken through out the time of the Civil War.
Known for his invention Carte de Visite, which started a wave of popularity with portrait photography in France.
James Clerk Maxwell (1831 – 1879) In 1861 he presented the worlds first colour photograph by using red, blue and green filters, in the front of the camera.
In 1888, the first Kodak camera was created to have a roll of 20 foot long paper, enough to hold 100 2.5 inch circular photographs. One year later roll-film was created. “Brownie Box” (1900) George Eastman
Development of multi-layer colour negative films Margret Bourke-White, Robert Capa, Carl Mydans and W. Eugene Smith cover the war for “LIFE” magazine.
Photography is a way to see into the past and a way to tap into the present.