Credit: JESSICA WILSON/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Guglielmo Marconi (1874-1937), Italian physicist and inventor. Montage of images of the life and work of Marconi, including the instruments used to receive the first transatlantic wireless signals. Marconi is known as the father of long-distance radio transmission and for his development of a radio telegraph system. He shared the 1909 Nobel Prize in Physics with Karl Ferdinand Braun. As an entrepreneur, businessman, and founder of the The Wireless Telegraph and Signal Company in Britain in 1897, Marconi succeeded in making a commercial success of radio. In 1924, he was ennobled as Marchese Marconi. After his death in 1937, all radio stations throughout the world paid tribute by observing two minutes of silence.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1909 nobel, 19th century, 20th century, adult, businessman, caucasian, commercialize, communication, digital rostrum, ennoble, entrepreneur, equipment, european, experiment, father of long distance radio transmission, g marconi, guglielmo marconi, historical, history, human, invention, inventor, italian, ken burns effect, male, man, marchese, marconi, marconi's law, men, montage, morse code, nobel laureate, nobel prize, nobel prize laureate, nobel prize recipient, nobel prize winner, nobel recipient, nobel winner, nobelist, people, person, photo, photograph, physicist, physics, portrait, radio telegraph system, rostrum camera, rostrum effect, rostrum montage, science, scientist, signal, technological, technology, telegraphy, transatlantic, white, wireless

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.

Guglielmo Marconi, Italian physicist

K005/3520 Rights Managed

Downloadable master

Duration: 00:00:22.21

Frame size: 1920x1080

Frame rate: 29.97

Audio: No

Format: QuickTime, Photo JPEG 100%, progressive scan, square pixels

File size: 517.7M

Original

Capture format: Digital Rostrum

Codec: Photo - JPEG

Please contact Science Photo Library if you require the original, or other formats.

 

Save watermarked comp

Request un-watermarked file

Price clip Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator