wirephoto


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wirephoto

[′wīr‚fōd·ō]
(communications)
A photograph transmitted over wires to a facsimile receiver.
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Also on display is Los Angeles-based photographer Nick Ut's Wirephoto transmission device used to send his Pulitzer Prize-winning 1972 shot of a naked Vietnamese girl fleeing a napalm attack.
The first AP Wirephoto to be published is that of Dark Star winning the Kentucky Derby about a half length ahead of favorite Native Dancer.
The resulting wirephoto flashed around the world showing a pint-sized Chinese John Wayne.