Moon Shot

Earliest known photograph of the Moon, a daguerreotype taken in 1851

Today in 1839, Louis Daguerre took the first photograph of the Moon. In December 1839, John W. Draper made a daguerreotype of the moon with the camera he built, becoming the first person in the US to photograph a celestial body.

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