World Photography is celebrated on August 19 every year, to pay tribute to the art of Photography. It is an annual celebration of arts, craft and the history behind the Photography.
On this people used to share their best photos on social media, by using tag #WorldPhotographyDay.
This day is also celebrates in many school and colleges by the students to show their talent of photography. And also several photography events are organized across the world to celebrate this exciting form of art. The people and students get motivated through the events organized today!
Why it is important to celebrate the world Photography day?
Photography is very close to the photographers, and we all know the photographers plays a very important role in everyone’s life. They used to connect us to our past. The photos remind us many people, places, feelings and stories behind very photo. Photographer click a picture and its keep our feeling and moment capture in a one picture. Photography is skill and talent.
HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY:
• World Photography Day originated after the invention of the ‘Daguerreotype’.
• Photography process developed in year 1837 by Frenchmen Louis Daguerre and Joseph Nicephore Niepce.
• Later in January 09, 1839, the French Academy of sciences officially endorsed the daguerreotype.
• After seven months, the French government on August 19 , 1839, announced that the invention of the daguerreotype was a gift to the world.
Here are some quotes for this day:
WORLD PHOTOGRPHY DAY 2021: QUOTES
“In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality.”
“There is one thing the photograph must contain, the humanity of the moment.”
“Taking an image, freezing a moment, reveals how rich reality truly is.”
“Photography is a way of feeling, of touching, of loving. What you have caught on film is captured forever… It remembers little things, long after you have forgotten everything.”