We take for granted that we can take photos with our phones and share them instantly. We don’t really think about it and that this capability is only 20 years old.
This is the first photo taken with Kahn’s prototype camera phone:
As incredible as his creation was at the time, I am even more impressed with his wife. There she was, pregnant and about to give birth, and she encouraged him to build the critical connection he needed to connect his camera to his phone and laptop.
Image credit: Alice Donovan Rouse