30.11.2013 Photography News No Comments

Photography in Wayne County: A Focus on History

The earliest photographic process to gain popularity in America was the daguerreotype and was used from 1840 to 1860. Louis Jacques Mandé Daguerre developed this process in 1839 in France. At about the same time in England, Henry Fox Talbot was creating a similar process called calotype, later known as tablotype.