The earliest camera, the camera obscura, was described by the Arabic scientist Ibn al-Haytham (Alhazen) in his Book of Optics (1015–1021).
The history of the camera can be traced much further back than the introduction
of photography. Cameras evolved from the camera obscura, and continued to ...
The Ancient Greeks and Chinese used an optical device called the 'camera
obscura' to project an image of the surroundings on to a screen. This invention ...
The complete history of photography a word derived from the Greek words for ...
invented the first pinhole camera, (also called the Camera Obscura} and was ...
Oct 11, 2011 ... Now we offer you to learn history of cameras in a form of illustrated timeline.
Just as Rome was not built in a day – modern day cameras have long history that
goes ... Cameras have witnessed many phases of evolution – camera obscura, ...
The history of the camera began with the design of the first pinhole camera in
1000 C.E and culminated in 1839, when F.W. Herschel took the first picture and ...
Oct 23, 2012 ... Cameras have come more than a long way since their ancient beginnings. This
infographic reveals the milestones in photography and ...
Jan 30, 2014 ... The history of the camera dates back at least as far as Aristotle in the 4th century
The word "Camera" derives from the Latin word camera meaning "chamber."
Does this derive from the fact that early cameras looked like miniature rooms?