One has just been sent out as a biblical dove, has found nothing green, and slips back
into the darkness of the ark -- Kafka

Saturday, November 8, 2014

World's Oldest Photo of a Human Being?

Interesting. Saw it this morning and thought I'd post it. It was supposedly shot by Daguerre himself in 1838. The Paris street is bustling with human activity, but only two people show up: a bootblack and the man getting his boots polished.

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