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1900s
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1900
Kodak produces Brownie camera


1904
Autochrome, first colour process (Olive Edis)

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Photographers

Lafayette Studios

Bassano Studios

Elliot & Fry

Emil Hoppé

Alice Hughes

Lallie Charles

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1920s
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1924
First Leica camera manufactured


1925
The electronic flashbulb invented


Photographers

Edward Steichen

Man Ray

Laszlo Moholy-Nagy

Rodchenko

Horst P. Horst

Lafayette studio

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1930s
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1936
Bill Brandt publishes English at Home


Photographers

John Heartfield

Dorothy Wilding

Dorothea Lange

Madame Yevonde

August Sander

Walker Evans

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1940s
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1941
Kodacolor negative film


1947
Magnum photos founded


1948
Polaroid Land camera launched

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Photographers

Weegee

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Robert Capa

Bill Brandt

Angus McBean

Cecil Beaton

Lee Miller

W. Eugene Smith

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1950s
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1952
Henri Cartier-Bresson publishes The Decisive Moment

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1952
Aperture founded


Photographers

Robert Frank

William Klein

Irving Penn

Bert Hardy

John Deakin

Norman Parkinson

Yousef Karsh

Berenice Abbott

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1970s
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1972
NPG establishes department of Film and Photography


1972
Polaroid introduces the SX-70 camera and one step instant photography


1978
Konica introduce first auto focus camera


Photographers

Richard Avedon

Arnold Newman

Mary Ellen Mark

Terry O'Neill

Helmut Newton

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1980s
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1981
Sony demonstrate first still video camera


1983
National Museum of Photography, Film and Television, Bradford (UK) founded


1989
150th anniversary of the invention of photography


Photographers

Martin Parr

Cindy Sherman

Annie Leibovitz

Robert Mapplethorpe

Brian Griffin

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1990s
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1990
Adobe Photoshop available


1993
NPG opens Permanent Photography Gallery


Photographers

Rineke Dijkstra

Andreas Gursky

Rankin

Bruce Weber

Jurgen Teller

Nan Goldin

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