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Eliot Porter's world

Author: Eliot PorterAmertat CohnPeter ThomasEleanor Morris CaponigroDirect Cinema Ltd.All authors
Publisher: Los Angeles, CA : Direct Cinema Ltd., 1988.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the development of Eliot Porter's career from his childhood on an island in Maine through his recent trips to Antartica and China. Porter himself speaks about various aspects of his way of seeing, including how he developed his own personal aesthetics for color, which went against many of the best photographers of his time.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Eliot Porter; Eliot Porter
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Eliot Porter; Amertat Cohn; Peter Thomas; Eleanor Morris Caponigro; Direct Cinema Ltd.; CNI Pictures, Inc.
OCLC Number: 83660548
Notes: Originally produced in 1987.
Credits: Photographs, Eliot Porter ; cinematography, Rob Draper, Igor Sunara ; original music, William Martin ; editors, Amertat Cohn, Bob Brady ; produced and directed by Amertat Cohn.
Performer(s): PRESENTER: Eliot Porter.
Description: 1 videocassette (30 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: a film by Amertat Cohn ; CNI Pictures, Inc.

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Traces the development of Eliot Porter's career from his childhood on an island in Maine through his recent trips to Antartica and China. Porter himself speaks about various aspects of his way of seeing, including how he developed his own personal aesthetics for color, which went against many of the best photographers of his time.

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