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Photography and science

Author: Kelley E Wilder
Publisher: London : Reaktion, 2009.
Series: Exposures (London, England)
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Photography and Science describes how photography first established its legitimacy through close association with key scientific ideas and practices, such as objectivity, observation, archiving and experimentation. Wilder then charts how photography returned the favour by serving as a powerful influence in various scientific disciplines, such as biology and astronomy.
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Wilder, Kelley E. (Kelley Elizabeth), 1971-
Photography and science.
London : Reaktion, 2009
(OCoLC)225876129
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kelley E Wilder
ISBN: 9781861896803 1861896808
OCLC Number: 465191308
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (139 p.) : ill. (some col.)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Photography and Science Cover; Imprint page; Contents; Introduction; one: Photography and Observation; two: Photography and Experiment; three: Photography and the Archive; four: Art and the Scientific Photograph; Glossary; References; Select Bibliography; Acknowledgements; Photo Acknowledgements; Index;
Series Title: Exposures (London, England)
Responsibility: Kelley Wilder.

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How do we know what an amoeba looks like? How can doctors see the details of our skeletons and internal organs? All of these things are made possible through the innovations of photography. The  Read more...

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this meaty treatise addresses the roots of empiricism and reliability, as well as the minutiae of chemical processes harnessed to the scientific cause and the descendants of the photograph - electron Read more...

 
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