I Have Seized the Fleeting Light!
16 — THE FIRST DAGUERREOTYPE

  Before the summer of 1839, history posed for its portraits.  Prior to August 19 of that year, all people, all events, all landscapes were artists’ renderings.  But then in one revolutionary moment, on the banks of the river Seine,…

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Light - A Radiant History from Creation to the Quantum Age
Light: A Radiant History. . .

Buy Bruce Watson’s new book, Light: A Radiant History from Creation to the Quantum Age, in hardcover or e-reader formats: Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Indie Bound, or Powell’s.

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