Hyppolyte Bayard

“You do not know who I am …” Among all the true or potential “inventors” of photography Hyppolyte Bayard is certainly awarded the prize for most unfortunate not to see recognized their merits, and perhaps also because ill-advised, in losing the opportunity to enter in history as the first of them. Researches and studies by photography historians, as well as the writings left by Bayard himself, seem to show, in fact, as the positive results of his photographic process were…