Saturday, June 25, 2022

William Henry Fox Talbot: Inventor of the Negative-Positive Photo Process

-

William Henry Fox Talbot was on his honeymoon at Lake Como in northern Italy in 1833. He was trying to sketch the beautiful lake and the surrounding scenery but was becoming increasingly frustrated with his lack of drawing skills. He used a camera lucida and a camera obscura, two devices that use lenses to project an image onto a piece of paper to aid in drawing, but he didn’t find either one very satisfactory.

[Read More]

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

FOLLOW US

0FansLike
3,360FollowersFollow
0SubscribersSubscribe
spot_img

Related Stories