|Image Technologies and Processes
||Photography and Art
||Culture and Current Affairs
|Circa (c.)400 BC
||Chinese and Greek philosophers describethe basic principles of optics and the cameraobscura
||Ancient Greek art and architecture(c. 1000 BC –1 AD)
||Beginning of Greek philosophy; Socrates teaches ethicsand a method of philosophical inquiry based on discourse;Plato develops Socrates' work and Plato's pupil Aristotleestablishes an empirical approach to science
|c. 1–500 AD
||Wood block printing in China
||Byzantine art (c. 300–c.1400 AD)
||Moors conquer Spain (711)
||Paper first manufactured in EuropePrinciple of the camera obscura described indetail
||Romanesque art (800–1100 ...|
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