|born on||20 January 1801 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )|
|Place||Breteuil, France, 49n38, 2e18|
|Timezone||LMT m2e18 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||29°40' 10°58 Asc. 23°07'|
French photographer a pioneer in the history of photography. He invented his own process known as direct positive printing and presented the world's first public exhibition of photographs on 24 June 1839. He claimed to have invented photography earlier than Louis-Jacques Mandé Daguerre in France and William Henry Fox Talbot in England, the men traditionally credited with its invention. He died on 14 May 1887.
- opponent/rival/enemy relationship with Daguerre, Louis (born 18 November 1787). Notes: competed about priority as inventors
BC in hand Didier Geslain archive, note: 27 Microfilm 5MI 1155, PHOTOGRAPHE PIONNIER
- Vocation : Art : Photography (inventor and pioneer)