Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Inquiry #6: The First Color Photograph

1. The image

2. The image was taken by James Clerk Maxwell in 1861
3. He took a picture of a tartan ribbon
4. The photographer used blue, red, and yellow filters then combined them to create this image
Bonus: This type of color is called Additive color. A common example of Additive color can befound in color television

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