Amanda Johnson Photography | First Aerial Photograph 1858

First Aerial Photograph 1858

June 03, 2013  •  16 Comments

 The first Aerial photograph ever taken in 1858. Taken by Gaspard Felix Tournachon - or Nadar. Made from a balloon hovering at an altitude of 1600 feet.

                                 " A view of Paris"

 

 


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Alli O Photography(non-registered)
Cool!
Kerri(non-registered)
From a balloon! Yikes...cool picture though, thanks for sharing the history.
Tanja(non-registered)
What a perfect timing! :) (going there in 2 days) Thanks for sharing!
Charity(non-registered)
Thanks for sharing!
Michelle S Hanks(non-registered)
Great find! That would have been very exciting to have experienced!
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