Photo in the usual sense of the word was discovered by a man rather late. Until the XIX century, many chemical elements have not yet been discovered. Scientists then simply did not know which of them are able to respond to light. Therefore, it was necessary to save the image only with the help of drawing.
Fine art was strongly developed in the Middle Ages. No need to think that all artists in those days were poor. Some of them can be compared with current wedding photographers. They were hired to leave descendants their memories. Continue reading
It is difficult for a modern person to imagine his life without a photograph – a miracle with the help of which one can resurrect what he already does not have in his memory. And for some, it is a profession, complex and fascinating, and sometimes dangerous.
It is to these people who look at life through the lens of their cameras and is dedicated to World Day of Photography (World Photography Day), which photographers around the world annually celebrate on August 19th. Continue reading