Josef Albert (1825, 5 March - 1886, 5 May) was born - Germany, Munich. German 19th century photographer.
Louis Jules Duboscq (1817, 5 March - 1886, 24 September) was born. French photographer.
Pierre Dubreuil (1872, 5 March - 1944, 9 January) was born - France, Lille. Early pictorialist who was elected to the Linked Ring (1903). He became interested in ‘Vorticist‘ and Abstract images.
Pierre Dubreuil (1872-1944)
Born into a wealthy mercantile family in Lille, Dubreuil More...
Alfred Ehrhardt (1901, 5 March - 1984, 28 May) was born - Germany, Thuringia, Triptis. German artist, photographer and documentary filmmaker - his landscape photographs are deeply spiritual. He also explored micro and macro photography of natural forms.
Alfred Ehrhardt (1901-1984) was church organist and choir leader, More...
Gustav Fritsch (1838, 5 March - 1927, 12 June) was born. German anthropologist who took portraits of Xhosa leaders in South Africa (1863-1866). In 1868 he took part in an expedition to Aden to observe the solar eclipse of 18 August. In 1874 he went to Isfahan to observe the Transit of Venus.
Étienne Jules Marey (1830, 5 March - 1904, 15 May) was born - France, Beaune. French experimental photographer and inventor. He was fascinated by the study of movement (he used the term ‘chronophotographie‘) in animals and man and his photographic inventions were a continual quest to improve his More...
John McCosh (1805, 5 March - 1885, 16 January) was born - Scotland, Ayrshire, Kirkmichael. A doctor in the army of the East India Company, and served with the Bengal Artillery during the Second Sikh War (1848-49) and the Second Burma War (1852-53). A collection of military photographs attributed to him is in the National Army Museum, More...
Mark L. Power (1937, 5 March - ) was born - US, Washington DC. Contemporary American photographer.
[Take care not to confuse with the British photographer Mark Power]
Christine Welch (1947, 5 March - ) was born - US, PA, Williamsport. American contemporary photographer.
Edward R. Dickson (1880 - 1922, 5 March) died.
Jean Dréville (1906, 20 September - 1997, 5 March) died - France, Val-d'Oise, Vallangoujard. Photographer and prolific filmmaker.
Morris Engel (1918 - 2005, 5 March) died - US, NY, New York. American filmmaker and photographer.
Kiyoshi Sonobe (1921, 14 February - 1996, 5 March) died. Prolific Japanese photographer.