Following the footsteps of Joseph Nicéphore Niépce

La-maison-de-Nicéphore-Niépce-de-Saint-Loup-de-Varennes Przemek Zajfert

Joseph Nicéphore Niépce – * 7. March 1765 in Chalon-sur-Saône, Frankreich; † 5. Juli 1833 in Saint-Loup-de-Varennes. Joseph Nicéphore Niépce Niépce, who had one sister and two brothers, was an officer in the French army from 1789 to 1811. He managed the Nice district from 1795 to 1801, then dedicated himself to mechanical and chemical […]

Metamorphosen 16 – Runner Beans

Metamorphosen 16, The 7th Day, Camera Obscura

The camera to this picture documented the growing of runner beans for 7 days. The leaves of the beans moved obviously, so only a green curtain is visible. The bright diagonal is a board which supports the fence. At the top of the picture you can see the mansards of the neighbor’s house. the curved […]

Tre Cime di Lavaredo, Three peaks in the dolomites

No 9096 Thorsten Rackebrandt & Eliza Wiercinska, three peaks - The 7th Day

Comments from the archive:   Susanne – Wednesday 3 August 2016 “Is that the three peaks? How great is that? And where do you attached the camera?”   Thorsten – Monday 22 August 2016 “We have placed the camera on a rock near the chapel of the three peaks. At the end of the holiday […]