Monthly Archives: October 2012

Civil War Photographers

War photography did not begin with the American Civil War–Roger Fenton’s images of the Crimean War are recognized as the first images around a battle.  I say ‘around a battle’ because photographic processes were too slow to record actual fighting. The

Civil War Photographers

War photography did not begin with the American Civil War–Roger Fenton’s images of the Crimean War are recognized as the first images around a battle.  I say ‘around a battle’ because photographic processes were too slow to record actual fighting. The