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A chronology of photography : a cultural timeline from camera obscura to Instagram

Author: Paul Lowe
Publisher: New York : Thames & Hudson, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Lowe
ISBN: 9780500545034 0500545030
OCLC Number: 1035745862
Description: 271 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents: Birth to 1850 --
1850 to 1900 --
1900 to 1950 --
1950 to 1975 --
1975 to 2000 --
2000 to Present.
Responsibility: edited by Paul Lowe.

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An entirely fresh perspective on the history of photography that uses timelines to trace the medium's development from its inception to the present.  Read more...

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'An intriguing and comprehensive timeline of the medium' - Aesthetica

 
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