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Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Brainpicker: 100 Ideas That Changed Photography

If you're interested in photography and its technical roots, this is a very good read:
http://www.brainpickings.org/index.php/2012/10/24/100-ideas-that-changed-photography/

Example:

IDEA # 46: PROJECTION
In 1925, the French children’s magazine Le Petit Inventeur captured the wonder of projected images.