Over the past few years, more photos have been taken in the world than in the previous century because now every cell phone has a camera. Nevertheless, photographers from the past also managed to capture a lot of interesting things.
Bright Side offers you another collection of images that will remain in history forever.
1. The very first photo of a human being, 1838
To be more precise, it’s a daguerreotype image of the Boulevard du Temple in Paris, made by Louis Daguerre from his window in the spring of 1838.
There could have been a lot more people in the image, but because of the long exposure, Daguerre managed to capture only a shoe cleaner and his client.