While researching a photo vs. painting presentation I stumbled upon this historical resource from the Eastman Kodak Collection.  It is AWESOME.  Hope the link stays accurate forever.  http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/457919/history-of-photography/252852/Development-of-the-dry-plate

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Still Life, daguerreotype by Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre, 1837; in the collection of the Société Française de Photographie, Paris.

Collection de la Société Francaiçe de Photographie, Paris

 

Photo History

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