daguerre daguerre


  • (n) French inventor of the first practical photographic process, the daguerreotype (1789-1851)


  1. Judge orders new Yuba River biological opinion

    A federal judge this week ordered a new biological opinion for Daguerre Point and Englebright dams on the Yuba River. "We are pleased that the court recognized the need for a new biological opinion that is based on good science and legal precedent," Yuba County Water Agency General...
    on August 15, 2013     Source: Appeal-Democrat

  2. ToDo ToDay: Old Photography, D.C. Beer Week, and Cheick Hamala Diabate

    In the history of American photography, Charles and Henry Meade don’t amount to much more than footnotes. But as the early practitioners of the first popular photographic technique, the daguerreotype, the Meades are worth a look in the Smithsonian's ongoing exhibit of their work.
    on August 13, 2013     Source: Washington City Paper

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