One of the first photographs taken underwater

One of the first photographs taken underwater

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Credit: SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: This image represents one of the first photographs taken underwater. It was made in 1893 by the French zoologist Louis Boutan by using a magnesium flash. The first picture ever taken underwater was presented by William Thompson to the London Art Society in 1856.

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