Masters of Photography: Daguerre, Nadar, Julia Margaret Cameron & Lewis

The lecture will offer a look into enthralling biographies of photography’s pioneers, discuss various photographic processes they used, and review the influence the first photographers had on the development of the medium.

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  1. Adult School Dept of Montclair Public Library
  2. (973)744-0500 x2224
  3. info@adultschool.org
Tue, September 17
7:00 pm — 9:00 pm
Add to My Calendar 09/17/2019 7:00pm 09/17/2019 9:00pm America/New_York Masters of Photography: Daguerre, Nadar, Julia Margaret Cameron & Lewis

The lecture will offer a look into enthralling biographies of photography’s pioneers, discuss various photographic processes they used, and review the influence the first photographers had on the development of the medium.

185 Bellevue Ave Upper Montclair, NJ 07043

Adult School Dept of Montclair Public Library

185 Bellevue Ave
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043

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