Robert Cornelius : The First ‘Selfie’ of all times (1839)

Robert Cornelius : The First ‘Selfie’ of all times (1839)

‘Selfie’ is the 2013 word of the year. This is a new word but certainly not a new practice. In 1839, Robert Cornelius was the first Man to have its photographic self portrait.

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  1. Steve - April 26, 2015

    Maybe first in the photo world but painters have been doing it for centuries.

    He is a dapper looking dude. Well done, Mr. Cornelius!

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