The first known photograph is an image produced in 1826 by Frenchman Joseph Nicephore Niepce, a pewter plate covered with a petroleum derivative called bitumen of Judea photosensitive. Was produced with a camera, and required about eight hours of exposure to sunlight-RYDOJ

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Daniel Pelletier on March 20, 2012

I did not know this photo.Thanks RYDOJ I Like

Jean THIERS on April 21, 2012

Merci à vous de ce bel hommage au précurceur de la photographie, Nicéphore NIEPCE. Salutations de France. Jean.

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pcfelix on April 11, 2013

Extraordinary pictures "LIKE" Regards, Felix

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