The review for “The Birth of the Idea of Photography by François Brunet” by Steven Petersen in Leonardo 54, no. 3 (2021) included an error introduced in editing, and Leonardo extends our apologies to the author.

The last sentence of the penultimate paragraph should read as follows: Along with the proliferation of the Kodak and the rise of photography as an independent fine art, the incipient understanding of photographs as cultural objects sets the stage for the privileged place of the photographic image in the twentieth century.

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