A Thousand Words


  • Every two minutes we snap more pictures than the whole of humanity did in the 1800s.
  • Individuals seem more attractive on group photos than on individual portraits.

  • Cameras that captured the Moon’s surface for the first time were left there because of their weight.
  • Cats have been viral since the 1870s when the Brighton photographer Harry Pointer became famous for his funny cat pictures.
  • The largest photo competition ever held received 353, 768 entries.
  • People never smiled on the old photos because they had to stay still for hours.
  • A photo of a cute child in your wallet will save your money.
  • The inventor of photography was better known for his invention of propeller for boats.
  • The left side of our faces looks better on photographs than the right side.
  • The most viewed photograph in history is the Windows XP’s default wallpaper called “Bliss”.

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10 Fun Photography Facts