The History Of Black & White Photography and more…

The History Of Black & White Photography and more…
By Bob St.Cyr
in Lens Magazine #15, December 2015

LensMagazine12aThe history of black & white photography is essentially a significant part of the entire story of photography. It is the story of a relatively “new” technology that began a little over 170 years ago in Europe. However, the actual process of a projected image appearing inside a light-tight box (camera obscura), has existed much longer. The problem being that there was no means to fix the image for any length of time, until two Frenchmen collaborated in their efforts and succeeding in fixing the image so that it could be viewed by others.

more in Lens Magazine #15, December 2015
The Big Black & White Issue
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20 First Photos From The History Of Photography
by Michael Archambault

LensMagazine12b LensMagazine12c— – —
and: 5 Tips for Shooting In Black&White
The Art Of Animals By Wolf Ademeit
Dr. Akira TAKAU. Architectural World In B&W
Itai Monnickendam. Under Nature’s Veil
Dr,Avi Perl. Everybody has a story
Liat Federman.  Urban Life In B&W
Miguel Valdivieso. Quiet Place.
Anuj Arora. Pushkar, Dharamshala & Delhi in B&W
Gili Yaari. Tokyo Underground
Uri Rubinstein.Performance Photographer
Amir Lavon. The streets of everywhere. Battle Of Life
Amy Kanka Valadarsky. “Misthaven”
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LensMagazine12dThe Big Black & White Issue
Lens Magazine #15, December 2015
get it at: lensmagazine


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