The First Photograph Published in a Newspaper —1848
It would be difficult for modern readers to accept the text-only version of a newspaper. One online source containing “a brief history of the birth of photojournalism,” states that the first illustration to appear in a newspaper, similar to
April 2023: MIT’s Gary Van Zante on Theodore Lilienthal and His New Orleans Portfolio at the 1867 Paris World’s Fair
PHSNE welcomes MIT Museum Curator Gary Van Zante and his presentation on Theodore Lilienthal’s portfolio of New Orleans views exhibited at the 1867 Paris World’s Fair. The meeting via Zoom begins Sunday, April 2, 2023 at 7:30PM EDT. PHSNE meetings are open to the public—Sign Up Now to receive PHSNE
Linhof Technika 70 & Press 70
The Linhof Technika 70 “is an exceptional, beautifully-made, and very expensive combination of the rollfilm camera and the technical camera.” (Collecting and Using Classic Cameras, Ivor Matanle, 1986, p.10) “Designed for news, fashion, sports and press photography,” the camera “seems to have inspired competing products, including the Graflex XL (1965)
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