Video Timeline By: Amy Oliver
1800- First electric light was invented • In 1800, the first electric light was invented by Humphry Davy, an English scientist. He was experimenting with electricity and also invented an electric battery.
1822- The first computer • The history of the computer dates all the way back to 1822. It was invented by J. Presper Eckert and John Mauchly.
1827- The First Photograph • On a summer day, in 1827, Joseph Niepce made the first photographic image with a camera obscura.
1843-First advertisement • In 1843, The first video advertisement was produced in Philadelphia.
1856-Tintypes • In 1856, Tintypes were invented by Hamilton Smith. Tintypes were a sheet of iron used for light- sources. The effect tintypes have on the photo/video lighting.
1861- Stereoscope viewer was invented. • The first stereoscope viewer was invented by Oliver Wendell Holmes, in 1861.
1867- The invention of the first video camera. • In 1867, the first machine that showed animated picture/movie was invented.
1876-First microphone • The first microphone was invented in 1876 by Alexander Graham Bell. It was originally planned to be a telephone transmitter.
1877- First audio recording • The first audio recording ever made, was in 1877 and was “Mary had a Little Lamb” and Thomas Edison was the one testing it.
1878- Film cameras were invented • In 1878, Kodak film cameras were produced by George Eastman and Kodak products are still used today.
1878- The first movie ever made. • In 1878 the very first motion picture ever made was released. It was called “The Horse in Motion.”
1906- The first movie theater was opened. • In 1906, Montreal opened the first movie theater ever, in Ontario, Canada. Many people gathered to view the first movie ever played in theatres.
1910- The invention of headphones. • In 1910, headphones were invented and they are commonly used today. People of all ages use headphones for entertainment purposes, and as well as in the studio. We use headphones to monitor the audio being produced.
1928- The first television • In 1928, the first television was invented. This made it much easier for everyone to view videos right in their home.
1971-Sony released VCR’s • Sony released VCR in 1971 and were used for many used after then.
1950’s -1973- Internet Created • The Internet was not invented by a certain team or company. The Internet was invented by a group of experts throughout the years of 1950’s- 1973.
1982- The first teleprompter was invented. • In 1982, the first teleprompter was invented. This made it easier for anchors in videos to remember what to say.
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