Dog riding a tricycle, c 1905.

Dog riding a tricycle, c 1905.
4 0 c m
40cm
actual image size: 32cm x 32cm

Description

A snapshot photograph of a dog riding a tricycle, taken by an unknown photographer in about 1905. Originally a shooting term, 'snapshot' began to acquire a photographic meaning in the late 1850s. The marketing of the first Kodak camera in 1888 made popular photography available to the masses and the term 'snapshot' became more widespread. Eventually the term 'snapshot' became linked to photographs taken by non-experts with simple cameras. Such 'snapshots' record the more informal and personal aspects of everyday life often overlooked by professional photographers.;

Image Details

Image Ref.
 
10428555

© NMeM / Kodak Collection / Science & Society

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