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What do a Frenchman in 1858 and flyin...

What is the history of aerial photography? The first known aerial photographs were taken in the 1858 century by Gaspar Felix Tournachon (a French balloonist). Cameras were then attached to kites (1882), rockets (1897), aeroplanes (1909) and satellites (1959). During the 1980’s colour images became mainstream and in the 1990’s innovative businesses were carrying out […]