Robert Ashton (1950, 11 August - ) was born - Australia, Melbourne. Australian-born freelance photographer.
Joel Salcido (1957, 11 August - ) was born - Mexico, Ciudad Juarez. Contemporary photographer who has recorded the traditions of Spain.
Jindrich Styrsky (1899, 11 August - 1942, 21 March) was born - Cermná. Czech painter, printmaker and photographer
Jabez Hughes (1819 - 1884, 11 August) died - Great Britain. Early Daguerreotypist and photographer. Started his photographic career as an assistant in the studio of J.E. Mayall (1813-1901) in London. He worked for a period in Glasgow before taking over ownership of the Mayall studio in 1855. From 1862 he More...
Macedonio Melloni (1801, 11 April - 1854, 11 August) died - Italy. Portici. Italian physicist, astronomer and Daguerreotypist. He was director of the Vesuvius Observatory for a period until politics forced him to leave.
Galen Rowell (1940, 23 August - 2002, 11 August) died. American mountain and landscape photographer.