Inventing the Camera

Inventing the Camera

Book - 2006
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With the invention of the camera, the last century and a half has become the most visually documented age in history. This fascinating book describes in simple terms how a camera works and identifies the inventors who helped developed this important technology. Follow the camera's evolution from the discovery in ancient China that an image could be created from light traveling through a pinhole, to modern day digital cameras, camera phones, and web cams. Famous photographers throughout history are also featured.
Publisher: New York : Crabtree Pub. Co., c2006
ISBN: 9780778728146
Branch Call Number: j770 RIC
Characteristics: 32 p. : ill. (some col.)


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