How to look at photography
Keys and landmarks for all those interested in art
Since its invention, photography has fascinated. Its followers are always more and more numerous. Today we live in a world saturated with images. Taken by artists, professionals and amateurs alike, they feed our memories, are exhibited in museums, displayed in the street, published in books and newspapers, and circulated on screens.
Photography is unique in that it is at the crossroads of technology, science, art, intimacy, commerce and information. It appears accessible, but it is complex, especially since it is constantly reinventing itself, in its practices and forms, to respond to changing uses.
Who are the photographers? Why are they photographing? How do they approach a subject? How are the images distributed?
In eight chapters and more than 240 commented photographs, the authors offer an original, practical and intelligent overview.
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- 13,5 x 20 x 2 cm
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- Author :
- Mondenard, Anne de