Antonia Sandoval-History of Digital Photography

Timeline created by aisand
  • First Digital Photo

    Taken by Russell Kirsch, the first ever digital photo was taken of his newborn son. This happened before digital photography gained popularity and accessibility to everyone.
  • Establishment of Digital Photography

    Establishment of Digital Photography
    Digital photography began to take place in the 1980s with the production of digital cameras
  • Digital Photography Gains Popularity

    In 1982, National Geographic published an image of the Pyramids of Giza which was digitally altered, increasing the excitement and practice of publishing photos to inform the public.
  • Digital Photography

    Digital Photography are to be defined as photographs and images produced through technology.
  • Publicity through Digital Photography

    Publicity through Digital Photography
    Unfortunately, we were able to see the capturing of devastating events lasting through photos in the photographed 9/11 attack.
  • Cellphone Cameras

    Cellphone Cameras
    Cellphones with built in cameras were released in 2002 which began to decrease the use of digital cameras, but digital photography became more widely used because of cellphones.