Posts Tagged ‘Joseph Niepce’

World’s Oldest Snapshot

Saturday, May 15th, 2010

A brisk 8-hour exposure produced this hot action pic (called a heliograph) of a French farmhouse rooftop in 1826.  Photo courtesy: Joseph Niepce, dead.

World's Oldest Picture

World’s Oldest Snapshot

Friday, October 30th, 2009

A brisk 8-hour exposure produced this hot action pic of a French farmhouse rooftop in 1826. Seconds later, Paris Hilton’s great great great great grandmother stepped into the frame, but the photographer missed the shot and Ye Olde People Magazine missed the exclusive. Photo courtesy: Joseph Niepce, dead.

Photo: Joseph Niepce, 1826

World’s Oldest Snapshot

Sunday, October 25th, 2009

A brisk 8-hour exposure produced this hot action pic of a French farmhouse rooftop in 1826. Seconds later, Paris Hilton’s great great great great grandmother stepped into the frame, but the photographer missed the shot and Ye Olde People Magazine missed the exclusive. Photo courtesy: Joseph Niepce, dead.

Photo: Joseph Niepce, 1826