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Lowe, Paul 1963-

Works: 15 works in 48 publications in 4 languages and 2,165 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  History  Military history  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Editor, Author, Compiler, Photographer, Redactor
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Paul Lowe
Mythologizing the Vietnam War : visual culture and mediated memory by Brigitte Lardinois( )

5 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Vietnam War is evolving from contemporary memory into history. Fifty years on, it still serves as a benchmark in the history of war reporting and in the representation of conflict in popular culture and historical memory. However, as contemporary culture tries to come to terms with the events and their political, psychological and cultural implications, the 'real' Vietnam War has been appropriated and changed into a set of mythologies which implicate American and Vietnamese national identities specifically, and ideas of modern conflict more broadly, particularly in shaping the mediation of
Digital photography complete course by David Taylor( Book )

4 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book helps you to build your photography skills week-by-week. The Digital Photography Complete Course is the perfect one-on-one learning programme for any aspiring photographer. This modular 20-week course guides you through every aspect of digital photography, using a combination of tutorials, step-by-step photo shoots, practical assignments and fun Q & As. Demystify digital photography and build your photography skills with comprehensive guides on everything you need to know, from conveying movement and using natural light, to understanding exposure and mastering composition. This book will help you to understand and use your camera to its full potential so that you don't just take good pictures - you take great ones
Bosanci = Bosnians by Paul Lowe( Book )

6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capturing the horror and futility of war, Paul Lowe demonstrates how ordinary Bosnians dealt with a war which ruined their country, yet would not break them as a people
Creatieve fotografie : technieken en tips van 100 topfotografen by Paul Lowe( Book )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What makes some photographs stay in the memory forever? Sometimes it's the subject matter alone, but more often it's the skill of the artists who took them. The premise of this magnificent book is quite simple: take 100 leading examples of the work of the world's greatest photographers, and a distinguished academic will describe how they achieved their effects to allow you to recreate them yourself. You could use the same depth of field as Cartier-Bresson; experiment with the white balance settings of Diane Arbus; or explore the lighting setup of Brassai in your own compositions. The images are arranged thematically, with engaging analysis of each image and a description of its technical make-up, along with a biography of each artist. The book showcases 100 of the greatest images in the history of the art and will provide an indispensable guide to the technicalities behind the well-known masterpieces and hidden gems in the world of photography
Burke + Norfolk : Photographs from the War in Afghanistan by John Burke( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work looks at Afghanistan through the lens of two wars: the recent conflict against the Taliban and the insurgents, and the Second Anglo-Afghan War of 1878-1880
1001 photographs you must see in your lifetime( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Award-winning photographer, critic, and educator Paul Lowe presents a carefully curated selection of the greatest still images--visually arresting, aesthetically complex, and historically significant--from the medium's earliest days to the present. Included are photographs from all over the globe, taken by both female and male photographers: famous iconic images, key signature works by notable photographers, and less familiar images that are nevertheless essential viewing. From 1850 to the present, from daguerreotype to digital, this book embraces all genres--documentary, portrait, photojournalistic, and more--as it traces the development of photography to the present day. It is organized chronologically with text that accompanies each photograph providing historical context and technical details. Each work is indexed by artist and by title, making it easy to find specific works and the oeuvres of particular photographers throughout the volume. Whether a gift or a self-purchase, this guide to the history and practice of photography is a must for budding amateurs and experienced practitioners alike."--Provided by publisher
Understanding photojournalism by Jennifer Good( Book )

5 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How objective can news pictures be? Do photojournalists fulfil a social purpose? How are their pictures used? These are just a few of the critical questions that surround photojournalistic practice and are continually debated by scholars, critics and photographers. Exploring these issues and the interface between theory and practice, this text surveys photojournalism's historical and contemporary development, the challenges and opportunities that the digital age has presented and the issues faced by those who create, select and circulate images. Illustrated with a range of photographs and case material and with a wealth of international case studies and interviews, the ethics, aesthetics and politics of the practice are put into distinct context--back cover
Behind the camera : creative techniques of 100 great photographers by Paul Lowe( Book )

1 edition published in 2016 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1001 photographs you must see before you die by Paul Lowe( Book )

7 editions published between 2017 and 2018 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Packed with information that will entertain, inform, educate, and surprise you. This is an unmissable gallery of breathtaking photographs and is an essential reference for all lovers of photography
Meisterklasse Fotografie : die Kreativgeheimnisse der großen Fotografen by Paul Lowe( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in German and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Höchst lehrreiches und informatives Kompendium voller wertvoller Tipps für ambitionierte Amateure. 100 Meisterfotografien aus allen Epochen werden geordnet nach Themen vorgestellt und sowohl unter technischen wie künstlerischen Aspekten analysiert
1001 foto's die je gezien moet hebben! by Paul Lowe( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in Dutch and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selectie van iconische foto's met toelichting over de oorsprong, de makers en de voorstelling
CHRONOLOGY OF PHOTOGRAPHY : a cultural timeline from camera obscura to instagram by Paul Lowe( Book )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Chronology of Photography' presents a fresh perspective on the medium by taking a purely chronological approach to its history, tracing the complex links between technological innovations, social changes, and artistic interventions. Structured around a central timeline that charts the development of photography from early experiments with optics right up to the present-day explosion of digital media, it features sumptuous reproductions of key photographs, together with commentaries and contextual information about the social, political and cultural events of the period in which they were taken. Special technical sections that explain how the development of new camera technology impacted the practice of photography, while feature spreads highlight important themes and influential practitioners. Covering a wide selection of genres, styles and artists, it is invaluable as a comprehensive guide to photography in all its different forms and functions
[Guerre inter-ethnies au Rwanda et réfugiés] by Paul Lowe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Guerre civile en Yougoslavie] by Paul Lowe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Bosanci = Bosnians
Burke + Norfolk : Photographs from the War in Afghanistan
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Lowe, Paul

English (38)

German (4)

Dutch (2)

French (2)