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Photography and flight

Author: Denis E Cosgrove; William L Fox
Publisher: London : Reaktion, ©2010.
Series: Exposures (London, England)
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Used for everything from geographic evaluation to secret spy missions, aerial photography has a rich and storied history, ably recounted here in Photography and Flight. Aerial photography is marked by its dependency on technological developments in both photography and aerospace, and the authors chart the history of this photography as it tracked the evolution of these technologies. Beginning with early images taken  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Cosgrove, Denis E.
Photography and flight.
London : Reaktion, c2010
(OCoLC)225876067
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Denis E Cosgrove; William L Fox
ISBN: 9781861898470 1861898479 1861893981 9781861893987
OCLC Number: 701061907
Description: 1 online resource (146 p.) : ill. (some col.)
Contents: The view from above --
The camera in the sky --
The Airman's vision: World War II and after --
Contemporary views: air photography and remote sensed images --
Aerial photography as art.
Series Title: Exposures (London, England)
Responsibility: Denis Cosgrove and William L. Fox.

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Charts the rich and varied history of aerial photography, which has been used for everything from geographic exploration to secret spy missions. Beginning with early images taken from hot-air  Read more...

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