Throwback post … TBT!!
“World Photography Day” …. Every August 19 …. Celebrating today this special day!!
~~August 19, 2014~~
World Photography Day is held on August 19th every year bringing together photographers across the globe in a worldwide celebration of photography.
Celebrate 175 Years of Photography this August
World Photo Day 2014 marks the release of the first practical photographic process patent in 1839.
Find out more at http://www.worldphotoday.org.
It’s hard to believe photography didn’t exist 200 years ago.
All of the hundreds of thousands of fleeting moments we capture today and take so much for granted, our not-so-distant ancestors were unable to do. They never knew the joy of looking at photo albums of weddings, birthdays, births, and just everyday life. Today there are very few special moments in our lives that are not captured by a camera of one form or another.
“It was in the year 1839 that two photographic techniques were discovered, the daguerrotype by Louis Daguerre, and the calotype by William…
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