The Business of Photography
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This challenge is to produce a photograph which could sell. Photographers: submit images that you think would have a good market value. Voters: give high scores to photos that you would conceivably purchase. ---- Photography moved from a laboratory curiosity to a business, thanks to improvement in technology. It was the invention of the daguerrotype which made the photography business possible: in 1839 the government of France purchased the patent on this process and immediately released it into the public domain, allowing large numbers of photographers to use a good, inexpensive, and relatively simple process to generate images. By the 1850s professional photography studios were widespread.
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Tuesday, 12th April, 2011 (GMT)
Tuesday, 19th April, 2011 – Monday, 25th April, 2011 (GMT)
Tuesday, 26th April, 2011 – Monday, 2nd May, 2011 (GMT)
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