Map of Antarctica now in HD

Up until fall of 1997, the Antarctica maps had been very featureless, let alone, no one new what exactly was under that thick ice that covered it all. Continue reading

Invention of Printed Photograph Extant

Joseph-Nicephore Niepce, a French photographer, invented printed photograph extant in February 1827. Continue reading

Niepce Invented Photoengraving

French physicist Joseph-Nicephore Niepce invented photoengraving in 1816 and made the first photograph in 1826. Continue reading

First Public Photography Studio Opens

Richard Beard and chemist John Frederick Goddard open the first European public photography studio on the Royal Polytechnic Institute’s roof Continue reading

Commercial Success of the Anastigmatic Lens

The Protar f.7.5 anastigmatic lens were commercially successful in 1889. Continue reading

British War Photographers Used in Crimean War

Two British photographers, Roger Fenton and Marcus Sparling produced war photographs covering the siege of Sevastopol Continue reading

French Physicist Creates the First Photograph

Joseph-Nicephore Niepce, a French physicist created the first photograph in 1826, Continue reading

First Photograph of the Sun

In 1845, Jean-Bernard-Leon Foucault, a French physicist and inventor, took a photograph of the sun. Continue reading