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Auguste Adolphe Bertsch
Nationality: 
french
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1820
Death Date: 
1871
Death Place: 
Paris, France
Birth date unknown. Photographer-optician in Paris Auguste Adolphe Bertsch (?-1871) was a manufacturer/optician in Paris. In 1851, he photographed lice, antennas of flies, crystals, while improving the sensitivity of English collodion. In 1853, he presented his photomicrographic research at the Academy of Science (obtained by combination of the solar microscope and the darkroom). Founding member of the French Company of Photography in Paris, inventor, he collaborated with Arnaud, G.-A. Lenoir, C d'Arnaud.