29
May
09

Louis Daguerre 1838

Louis Daguerre Daguerreotype 1839

Louis Daguerre with the first person captured on film: an 1838 daguerrotype of a street scene with one distant blurry fellow who just happened to be standing in the same place getting his shoes shined for the 10 minutes it took to take the picture.

daguerrotype camera 1839

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