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ANGEL, Heather (<i>born</i> 1941), professional wildlife photographer, author and lecturer

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Biological Sciences; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History of Art; Art Forms; Photography and Photographs; Intellectual History; Literature. 469 words.

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DENNER, (William) Howard (Butler) (<i>born</i> 1944), freelance photographer, especially of pop, blues and jazz musicians, since 1996

in Who's Who

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; History of Art; Art Forms; Photography and Photographs. 209 words.

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Gabriel Lippmann

Overview page. Subjects: Science and Mathematics — Photography and Photographs.

(1845–1921) French physicist

Born at Hollerich in Luxembourg, Lippmann was educated at the Ecole Normale in Paris. After conducting research in Germany he became professor of...

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Jan Evangelista Purkinje

Overview page. Subjects: Science and Mathematics — Photography and Photographs.

(1787–1869),

Czech physiologist. Working at the University of Breslau (from 1823), then Prague (from 1850), he made major contributions to understanding the physiology of the eye,...

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Joseph Nicéphore Niépce

Overview page. Subjects: Photography and Photographs — Science and Mathematics.

(1765–1833) French inventor

Niepce, who made the first permanent photographic image, came from a wealthy family in Châlon-sur-Saône, eastern France, that fled the French...

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latent image

Overview page. Subjects: Science and Mathematics — Photography and Photographs.

(photography) The image formed when light reacts with the photosensitive chemicals coating a reel of film and fixed in the developing process.

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LEIGHTON, Michael (John Bryan) (<i>born</i> 1935)

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Biological Sciences; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; History of Art; Art Forms; Photography and Photographs. 81 words.

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MYERS, Norman (<i>born</i> 1934), Managing Director, Norman Myers’ Scientific Consultancy, since 1982

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; Ecology and Conservation; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; History of Art; Art Forms; Photography and Photographs; Media Studies; Radio. 432 words.

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posterization

Overview page. Subjects: Computing — Photography and Photographs.

The redefining of an image so that the number of gray levels or colors is reduced. This enhances the boundaries between different parts of the image.

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RAWLINSON, Anthony Henry John (<i>born</i> 1936), photographer and inventor

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Reference Entry. Subjects: History of Science and Technology; History of Engineering and Technology; Science and Mathematics; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; History of Art; Art Forms; Photography and Photographs. 118 words.

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