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This is one of the earliest known photographs of a human. A self portrait taken in 1839, it shows a young Robert Cornelius (1809-1893) standing outside his family’s lamp-making shop in Philadelphia. Cornelius was an American of Dutch descent whose knowledge of metallurgical chemistry was to help in perfecting the process of silver-plating, then employed in the production of daguerreotypes. It had previously been assumed that the time necessary for a photograph to be exposed was simply t...
Since moving to Southern California, 7 years ago, Clifford had always planned on working in Pictures. It wasn't until his trip to Palm Springs when he hooked up with Dino and Frank, where he discoverd he was actually destined for Vegas.