In 18th centuries,before the birth of photography. It’s hard to tell whether something is true or it didnt. People relying writings and mouth to mouth story to spread the news and idea. The closest thing that can visually represent something important like history were some sort of fine arts like painting or sculpture.
The idea of photography were sounds like a magic. No one seems to believe that people would start competing for a bizare and surreal idea of how to freeze the time and put it into a more solid medium in the future. Thus the discovery of first practical photography process, Daguerrotype by Louis Daguere ended the myth Continue reading Conveying the truth