World Photography Day 2016

“Wish you all a very Happy World Photography Day 2016”

On this noteworthy day, it takes a pleasure to look backward that we traveled along. With the progression in the innovation, the exertion on catching a picture get deducted from a silver-plated copper to a smart camera.

World Photography Day 2016

World Photography Day 2016


We are in the world which acts as a spot for wonderful places and passionate peoples. In which most of the people were feeling proud to proclaim that their hobby is photography and some are having a passion towards editing the photographs.

A photograph is more than just a picture which carries the moment forever with memories. By the soft click of the camera and flashlight, it is feasible to arrest a silent content (Photograph) that carries the detailed explanation of unclear words.

History of Photograph:

The principle of Camera Obscura prompted the development of Photography and Photographic Camera.

The word “Photography” is a Greek word that stands for “Drawing with the light”.

Photos – Light

Graph – Drawing, Writing

The primary light picture was presented in 1840 which is not perpetual with high contrast. Furthermore, the lasting picture was presented by Niépce in 1826. The color photo was designed by the French Lumière siblings in 1907.

The Process of Photograph:

Initially, a sheet of copper, plated with silver, would need to be cleaned till it would appear that a mirror then treated with vapor which makes the surface photosensitive. At that point the photograph is uncovered, until it turns into an impression then, it would be created with the vapors of Mercury and would be cleaned, dried and would then surrounded behind a glass.

The Origin of World Photography Day:

The French Academy of Sciences announced the daguerreotype process which was developed d by Joseph Nicèphore Nièpce and Louis Daguerre in 1837. On August 19, 1839, the French government purchased the patent and announced the invention as a gift “Free to the World”. Hence, August 19th, 1839 was chosen as the date to host the World Photography Day.

Why August 19 is observed as the World Photography Day?

Consistently, World Photo Day is commended on nineteenth August with the remarkable goal of motivating the expert Photographers everywhere throughout the world. The innovation of the Daguerreotype made an approach to observing World Photography Day on August 19.

World Photo Day Project:

The World Photo Day venture began in 2009, and the primary World Photo Day was seen on Aug. 19, 2010. It has been depicted there as a worldwide Photography Day occasion on Aug. 19 that commands the enthusiasm for photography in the groups.

Motivation behind Celebrating World Photo Day:

In order to impart the reality of every photographer to the world the International Photo Day is celebrated every year.

“To share their world with the world”