Nadar

Apr 6, 1820 - Mar 20, 1910

Gaspard-Félix Tournachon, known by the pseudonym Nadar, was a French photographer, caricaturist, journalist, novelist, balloonist, and proponent of heavier-than-air flight. In 1858, he became the first person to take aerial photographs.
Photographic portraits by Nadar are held by many of the great national collections of photographs. His son, Paul Nadar, continued the studio after his death.
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“There is no such a thing as artistic photography. In photography, like in all things, there are people who can see and others who cannot even look.”

Nadar
Apr 6, 1820 - Mar 20, 1910
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