“Point de vue du Gras” – The first photo in history in Saint-Loup-de-Varennes

View from the Window at Le Gras is the oldest surviving camera photograph. It was created by French inventor Joseph Nicéphore Niépce in 1826 or 1827, and shows parts of the buildings and surrounding countryside of his estate, Le Gras. The buildings and objects showing in the photo have long since disappeared. That’s to be expected after […]

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