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The World’s First Photo Book (not quite what you’d expect)

The first photo book that ever appeared in the world? “Photographs of British Algae: Cyanotype Impressions”,  a 1843 book by English botanist and photographer Anna Atkins. Considered to be the first book ever to be illustrated exclusively with photographs. Only 17 copies of this book are known to exist in the world… Take a look […]

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