20 of the Most Famous Photographs in History Henri Cartier-Bresson's famous photo Man Jumping the Puddle | 1930. ... The famous photo The Steerage by Alfred Stieglitz | 1907. "I stood spellbound for a while. ... Stanley Forman's famous photo Woman Falling From Fire Escape |1975. ... Kevin Carter's controversial photo - Starving Child and Vulture | 1993. ... More items...What was the first ever photo?
First Photograph Ever. The world's first photograph—or at least oldest surviving photo—was taken by Joseph Nicéphore Niépce in 1826 or 1827. Captured using a technique known as heliography, the shot was taken from an upstairs window at Niépce's estate in Burgundy.What are historical figures actually looked like?
Here's What 16 Historical Figures Actually Looked Like George Washington. Everyone knows George Washington and his accomplishments as the first president of the United States. George Washington. A recreation of his appearance shows something similar to what we've seen in our textbooks. ... King Tutankhamun. ... King Tutankhamun. ... Cleopatra. ... Cleopatra. ... Roman Emperor Nero. ... Roman Emperor Nero. ... Nefertiti. ... Nefertiti. ... More items...What is historical photography?
History Of Photography. In the photography history, it was in 1839 that the first ever photo of a person was taken by Daguerre. The person was an ordinary person on foot, who had stopped for a shoe shine on the streets of France, long enough to be imprisoned by the long exposure of several minutes.