Camera Obscura

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The moments that transcend time ...CLICK VISIT FOR MORE INFO .. Some are Anonymous & Some Groupings

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Tom Thumb: 1850s

High-resolution vintage photo archive with thousands of HD images.

The Photographers of 1870s London Who Documented Their Disappearing City

The idea of capturing something in photography before it disappears dates back almost to the dawn of the medium.

The Photographers of 1870s London Who Documented Their Disappearing City

The idea of capturing something in photography before it disappears dates back almost to the dawn of the medium.

The Photographers of 1870s London Who Documented Their Disappearing City

The idea of capturing something in photography before it disappears dates back almost to the dawn of the medium.

Catholic Sisters (Azores 1935)

Catholic Sisters (Azores 1935)

From a tourist album of a journey on the german liner SS Columbus 17.05. - 1.06. 1935. This one is not an amateur photograph, it was made by the board photographer Hanns Tschira, one of the best photographers of the North German Lloyd.

my-little-time-machine: Painter Gustave Caillebotte and his dog in front of the Louvre, 1876

Beautiful Century

my-little-time-machine: “Painter Gustave Caillebotte and his dog in front of the Louvre, 1876 ”

View of New Brighton Beach, Liverpool, England, shows a camera obscura on wheels Late 19th century

La Petite Ecole

Unidentified photographer View of New Brighton Beach, Liverpool, England, shows a camera obscura on wheels Late 19th century (via Luminous-Lint - Image)

Hisako Kajiwara's 'Camera' (1953) | For Japanese women painters, elegance came at expense of individuality | The Japan Times/ “Painted by Women: Elegance of Showa Period” at Kyoto Prefectural Insho-Domoto Museum of Fine Arts

For Japanese women painters, elegance came at expense of individuality

"Painted by Women: Elegance of Showa Period" announces a thematic concern of the time, 1926-89, on which the art world was rigidified. Japan had embarked u

Philadelphia, November 1839. "Robert Cornelius. The first light-picture ever taken." One of the first photographs made in the United States, this quarter-plate daguerreotype, taken in the yard of the Cornelius family's lamp-making business in Philadelphia, is said to be the earliest photographic portrait of a person.

"The First Selfie" :: Vintage Photos / Framed Photos / Poster Art

Framed vintage photograph of Philadelphia, November 1839. Robert Cornelius. The first light-picture ever taken.

woman and her #camera

"kvetchlandia"

Edouard Boubat Paris 1970

A gif image - must click on photo & go to website to see it in motion.

I am a dreamer

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FIRST PHOTOGRAPH OF PEOPLE -1838, "Boulevard du Temple by Daguerre" - Wikimedia Commons/Mental Floss

10 Photography Firsts

From daguerreotypes to Instagram.