In the 186 years since the first photographic image was made, there have been grand scientific achievements in the evolution of photography.
In what was once a painstaking effort of solvents, manual daylight exposure and endless trial and error experiments, photography has become as easily accessible as making a phone call.
So let’s travel back in time, long before Snapchat and Instagram, to take a look at the evolution of photography with these fascinating facts.
1. Aristotle Was the Man behind Modern Photography
In the evolution of photography, perhaps no single person made such a great contribution as the Greek philosopher Aristotle.
His documentation and theories surrounding the camera obscura, or dark chamber, led to a better understanding on the study of optics.