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The Origin of Captured Images

BMJ 2000; 320 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.320.7250.1677/a (Published 17 June 2000) Cite this as: BMJ 2000;320:1677
  1. Arpan K Banerjee, consultant radiologist
  1. Birmingham Heartlands and Solihull Hospitals

    Specimens and Marvels: The Work of W H F Talbot

    National Museum of Photography, Bradford, until 9 July

    William Henry Fox Talbot is widely regarded as the founder of modern photography. He is credited with the discovery of the use of “negatives” and “positives” in photographic processing and produced the first camera negative in 1835, a picture of a lattice window at Lacock Abbey. This exhibition at the National Museum of Photography in Bradford displays some of the earliest photographs in …

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