Charles Cushman (1896, 30 July - 1972, 8 June) was born. A businessman and keen amateur photographer who recorded life in America from 1938-1969 on 14,500 Kodachrome photographs. His photographs reflect the tranquility of small towns along with the bustle of the large cities undergoing rapid change. The More...
Gustave Le Gray (1820, 30 August - 1884, 29 July) died - Egypt, Cairo. Early French photographer and developer of new photographic processes. He took photographs of the forests at Fontainebleau, recorded monuments for the ‘Commission des Monuments Historiques‘, took seascapes and military maneuvers (1857), More...
Chris Marker (1921, 29 July - 2012, 30 July) died - France, Paris. French photographer and experimental filmmaker.