Much progress was made in the art of photography and printing during the rest of the 19th century. In 1891, Gabriel Lippmann introduced a process for creating natural color images based on the visual properties of the interference of light waves. His scientific prowess was significant, but his discovery eventually earned him the Nobel Prize in Physics in 1908. The glass plates are medium-sized images of original cameras from the late 1850s until the satisfying introduction of plastic film in the 1890s. The simplicity of this film made amateur photographers very popular, but the early films were a little more expensive and actually more expensive than comparator glass films, and by the late 1910s, the main feature of most photographers became their favorite. Find it. New media does not replace old media directly or completely. Due to the excellent stability of the glass, the use of plates in other scientific applications such as astrophotography continued into the 1990s, and in the exclusive area of laser holography into the 2010s.