In order to observe 20th anniversary of the very first picture uploaded to the internet by World Wide Web founder Berners-Lee on 1992 18 July, the picture was released recently. The first uploaded picture was the members of USA comedy band Les Horribles Cernettes. All the members of this group are women. This group met in a music concert recently arranged in Geneva. This concert was arranged to celebrate 20th anniversary of the very first picture uploaded to the internet.
It has a long history. Silvano de Cennaro started the comedy band and wrote songs too. He was also working for CERN (the European Organization for Nuclear Research) At the same time, Other band members also worked as a scientist. They performed stage show regularly for CERN. Yesterday they performed the stage show after 5 years. (Read: 7 Years Anniversary Of YouTube)
This first photograph (the members of USA comedy band Les Horribles Cernettes) uploaded to the web was edited by Photoshop. On 1992 this group was preparing to go on stage to perform. Then de Gennaro asked the four other ladies to pose for a photo that would be used as the upcoming CD cover. He took the picture with Canon EOS 650. (Read: Deutsche Welle Declare Window Of Anguish Best Blog 2012)
At that time it was unknown that this image would one day become famous.
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