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. ... The first camera that was small and portable enough to be
practical for photography was envisioned...
The first camera was the camera obscura, a device that used a lens or small hole
to project an image onto a screen inside the camera. It was invented around ...
Alexander Wolcott invented the first camera similar to those used today. He
patented his camera design on May 8, 1840. His invention made it possible for ...
Dec 8, 2010 ... Johann Zahn designed the first camera in 1685. But the first photograph was
clicked by Joseph Nicephore Niepce in the year 1814. It was ...
The first camera was invented by Alexander Wolcott. His camera design was
patented on 8 may, 1840. With the invention of Alexander Wolcott it was possible
Oct 11, 2011 ... 1500. The first pinhole camera (also called the Camera Obscura) was invented
by Alhazen (Ibn Al-Haytham). camera history ...
Alhazen (Ibn Al-Haytham), a great authority on optics in the Middle Ages who
lived around 1000AD, invented the first pinhole camera, (also called the Camera
May 23, 2015 ... Photography has been a medium of limitless possibilities since it was originally
invented in the early 1800s. The use of cameras has allowed us ...
Oct 4, 2016 ... He made the first camera available in 1888. ... George Eastman invented the
Kodak camera, helping make photography accessible to the ...