Tracings of Light: Sir John Herschel & Camera Lucida

Tracings of Light: Sir John Herschel & Camera Lucida

Tracings of Light: Sir John Herschel & The Camera Lucida, by photo historian Larry J. Schaaf, combines a substantial assessment of the camera lucida as a drawing tool with biographical information on Herschel, his counterparts, and their role in the development of photography.