Posts Tagged ‘daguerreotype’

First Photo Ever Of A Human Being!

The first known photograph of a human being—taken by Louis Daguerre in 1838—has been brought to light this week by Robert Krulwich, at his NPR blog, thanks to the keen observation of a blogger named Hokumburg. Check out the whole story at NPR. What an incredible find!

(photograph by Louis Daguerre/via