Histoire de la Découverte de la Photographie | Georges Potonniée

A good history of photography focusing on its discovery. The author begins by defining photography, talking about the camera obscura, mechanical means of reproduction of drawings and his major focus is in the first experiments of Wedgwood and then Niépce and Daguerre. Published in 1929.

Can be downloaded  here.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *