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Black And White Photos Invented

French balloonist/professor/inventor Jacques Charles is believed to have captured fleeting negative photograms of silhouettes on light sensitive paper at the start of the 19th century, prior to Wedgwood. Charles died in 1823 without documenting the process, but purportedly demonstrated it in his lectures at the Louvre. It was not publicized until Fran├žois Arago mentioned it...

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Black And White Photography Invented

Retouched version of the earliest surviving camera photograph, 1826 or 1827, known as View from the Window at Le Gras The first durable color photograph was a set of three black-and-white photographs taken through red, green, and blue color filters and shown superimposed by using three projectors with similar filters. It was taken by Thomas...

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