André Adolphe-Eugène Disdéri (1819, 28 March - 1889, 4 October) was born - France, Paris. French photographer who in November 1854 took out a patent for carte-de-visite. His system produced a negative that could take multiple images thus producing a cheaper version of the carte de visite and ensuring its tremendous popularity. He also More...
Roger Fenton (1819, 28 March - 1869, 8 August) was born - Great Britain, Lancashire, Nr. Bury, Crimble Hall. English photographer - best known for his work March 8 to June 26, 1855 during the Crimean War (1854-1856). This however does not do justice to the range of photographs he took that include still lifes, royal portraits, landscapes, museum record More...
Benno Friedman (1945, 28 March - ) was born - US, NY, New York. American photographer.
Hamaya Hiroshi (1915, 28 March - 1999) was born - Japan, Tokyo. Japanese freelance photographer who traveled widely. Also worked in association with the Magnum photographic agency.
Benjamin de la Calle (1869 - 1934, 28 March) died - Colombia. Columbian photographer active in Medellin in the 1880s. A collection of 7000 of his glass plate negatives is held by the The Biblioteca Pública Piloto de Medellín para América Latina in Columbia.
Léonce Nesme (1835 - 1904, 28 March) died - Algeria, Mustapha. French photographer active in Algeria.