zum Inhalt wechseln
Illusions in motion : media archaeology of the moving panorama and related spectacles Titelvorschau
SchließenTitelvorschau
Prüfung…

Illusions in motion : media archaeology of the moving panorama and related spectacles

Verfasser/in: Erkki Huhtamo
Verlag: Cambridge Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2013]
Serien: Leonardo book series.
Ausgabe/Format   Buch : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
Datenbank:WorldCat
Zusammenfassung:
Beginning in the late eighteenth century, huge circular panoramas presented their audiences with resplendent representations that ranged from historic battles to exotic locations. Such panoramas were immersive but static. There were other panoramas that moved--hundreds, and probably thousands of them. Their history has been largely forgotten. In Illusions in Motion, Erkki Huhtamo excavates this neglected early  Weiterlesen…
Bewertung:

(noch nicht bewertet) 0 mit Rezensionen - Verfassen Sie als Erste eine Rezension.

Themen
Ähnliche Titel

 

Online anzeigen

Links zu diesem Titel

Exemplar ausleihen

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Suche nach Bibliotheken, die diesen Titel besitzen ...

Details

Medientyp: Internetquelle
Dokumenttyp: Buch, Internet-Ressource
Alle Autoren: Erkki Huhtamo
ISBN: 9780262018517 0262018519
OCLC-Nummer: 779740461
Beschreibung: xix, 438 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Inhalt: Preface: The Formation of a Panoramaniac --
Introduction: Moving Panorama-a Missing Medium --
The Incubation Era: Antecedents and Anticipations --
Large as Life, and Moving: The Peristrephic Panorama --
Rolling Across the Stage: The Moving Panorama and the Theater --
Transformed By The Light: The Diorama and the "Dioramas" --
Panoramania: The Mid-Century Moving Panorama Craze --
Panoramania in Practice: Albert Smith and his Moving Panoramas --
An Excavation: The Moving Panorama Performance --
Intermedial Tug of War: Panoramas and Magic Lanterns --
Sensory Bombardment: A Medium's Final Fanfares --
Imagination in Motion: The Discursive Panorama --
Conclusion: From Panoramas to Media Culture --
Appendix: A List of Surviving Moving Panoramas.
Serientitel: Leonardo book series.
Verfasserangabe: Erkki Huhtamo.

Abstract:

Beginning in the late eighteenth century, huge circular panoramas presented their audiences with resplendent representations that ranged from historic battles to exotic locations. Such panoramas were immersive but static. There were other panoramas that moved--hundreds, and probably thousands of them. Their history has been largely forgotten. In Illusions in Motion, Erkki Huhtamo excavates this neglected early manifestation of media culture in the making. The moving panorama was a long painting that unscrolled behind a "window" by means of a mechanical cranking system, accompanied by a lecture, music, and sometimes sound and light effects. Showmen exhibited such panoramas in venues that ranged from opera houses to church halls, creating a market for mediated realities in both city and country. In the first history of this phenomenon, Huhtamo analyzes the moving panorama in all its complexity, investigating its relationship to other media and its role in the culture of its time. In his telling, the panorama becomes a window for observing media in operation. Huhtamo explores such topics as cultural forms that anticipated the moving panorama; theatrical panoramas; the diorama; the "panoramania" of the 1850s and the career of Albert Smith, the most successful showman of that era; competition with magic lantern shows; the final flowering of the panorama in the late nineteenth century; and the panorama's afterlife as a topos, traced through its evocation in literature, journalism, science, philosophy, and propaganda.

Rezensionen

Redaktionelle Rezension

Nielsen BookData

I would like to start with two indirect words of praise...for the author, not because he knows his subject so well and is able to communicate his knowledge in such a pleasant and convincing way Weiterlesen…

 
Nutzer-Rezensionen
Suche nach GoodReads-Rezensionen
Suche nach DOGObooks-Rezensionen…

Tags

Alle Nutzer-Tags (1)

Anzeige der beliebtesten Schlagwörter als: Schlagwortliste | Tag Cloud

Ähnliche Titel

Verwandte Themen:(12)

Nutzerlisten mit diesen Titeln (2)

Anfrage bestätigen

Sie haben diesen Titel bereits angefordert. Wenn Sie trotzdem fortfahren möchten, klicken Sie auf OK.

Verlinkung


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/779740461>
library:oclcnum"779740461"
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/779740461>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description"Preface: The Formation of a Panoramaniac -- Introduction: Moving Panorama-a Missing Medium -- The Incubation Era: Antecedents and Anticipations -- Large as Life, and Moving: The Peristrephic Panorama -- Rolling Across the Stage: The Moving Panorama and the Theater -- Transformed By The Light: The Diorama and the "Dioramas" -- Panoramania: The Mid-Century Moving Panorama Craze -- Panoramania in Practice: Albert Smith and his Moving Panoramas -- An Excavation: The Moving Panorama Performance -- Intermedial Tug of War: Panoramas and Magic Lanterns -- Sensory Bombardment: A Medium's Final Fanfares -- Imagination in Motion: The Discursive Panorama -- Conclusion: From Panoramas to Media Culture -- Appendix: A List of Surviving Moving Panoramas."@en
schema:description"Beginning in the late eighteenth century, huge circular panoramas presented their audiences with resplendent representations that ranged from historic battles to exotic locations. Such panoramas were immersive but static. There were other panoramas that moved--hundreds, and probably thousands of them. Their history has been largely forgotten. In Illusions in Motion, Erkki Huhtamo excavates this neglected early manifestation of media culture in the making. The moving panorama was a long painting that unscrolled behind a "window" by means of a mechanical cranking system, accompanied by a lecture, music, and sometimes sound and light effects. Showmen exhibited such panoramas in venues that ranged from opera houses to church halls, creating a market for mediated realities in both city and country. In the first history of this phenomenon, Huhtamo analyzes the moving panorama in all its complexity, investigating its relationship to other media and its role in the culture of its time. In his telling, the panorama becomes a window for observing media in operation. Huhtamo explores such topics as cultural forms that anticipated the moving panorama; theatrical panoramas; the diorama; the "panoramania" of the 1850s and the career of Albert Smith, the most successful showman of that era; competition with magic lantern shows; the final flowering of the panorama in the late nineteenth century; and the panorama's afterlife as a topos, traced through its evocation in literature, journalism, science, philosophy, and propaganda."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1211562127>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Illusions in motion : media archaeology of the moving panorama and related spectacles"@en
schema:url
schema:workExample

Content-negotiable representations

Fenster schließen

Bitte in WorldCat einloggen 

Sie haben kein Konto? Sie können sehr einfach ein kostenloses Konto anlegen,.