Cameraless photographySeries: V&A photography libraryPublisher: London : Thames & Hudson : V & A Publishing, 2018Copyright date: ©2018Description: 191 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 26 cmISBN:
- TR688 .B376 2018
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"Published to accompany the opening of the V & A Photography Centre at the Victoria and Albert Museum, 12 October 2018"--Title page verso
"With 146 illustrations."
Photographers include: Anna Atkins ; E. & J. Baldwin ; Barbara and Zafer Baran ; Josef Breitenbach ; Marco Breuer ; Christopher Bucklow ; Alan Archibald Campbell-Swinton ; Rob and Nick Carter ; Helen Chadwick ; Pierre Cordier ; Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot ; Susan Derges ; Elaine Duigenan ; Rebecca Earley ; Angela Easterling ; Harlold Edgerton ; Frances Ellis ; Johann Carl Enslen ; John Arthur Fairfax Fozzard ; Adam Fuss ; Susan Gamble ; Arnold M. Gilbert ; James Green and James H. Gardiner ; Robert Heinecken ; Nicolaas Hennenman ; Calvert Richard Jones ; Garry Fabian Miller ; Curtis Moffat ; László Moholy-Nagy ; Floris Neusüss ; Floris Neusüss and Renate Heyne ; Joseph Nicéphore Niépce ; Cornelia Parker ; Ernest Payne ; Man Ray ; Carole Romaya ; Henry Holmes Smith ; Frederick Sommer ; Jean-Pierre Sudre ; Hiroshi Sugimoto ; William Henry Fox Talbot ; William Henry Fox Talbot and Nicolaas Hennman ; Franciszka and Stefan Themerson ; Nick Veasey.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Cameraless Photography / Martin Barnes -- Plates.
"The V & A Photography Library is a new series of accessible, introductory volumes to the key themes, works, objects and individuals in photography, illustrated with unprecedented access to the V & A's photography collection, the oldest held by a public museum and one of the largest and finest in the world, now expanded with acquisitions from the Royal Photographic Society collection. Written by Martin Barnes, Senior Curator of Photographs at the V & A, and publishing to coincide with the launch of the V & A's new Photography Centre in autumn 2018, Cameraless Photography presents a concise historical survey of photographic images created without a camera. With over 125 photographs supported by extended commentaries and an introduction, it embraces a chronology spanning the early photographic experiments of the likes of Anna Atkins in the 19th century through the avant-garde photograms of modernists such as Man Ray, to the work of contemporary artists, such as Susan Derges, nearly two centuries later. Visually compelling, Cameraless Photography will be an outstanding introductory overview of the key creative, cameraless processes running throughout the history of photography - including photograms, chemigrams, luminograms, dye destruction prints and more - illustrated by the cameraless work of some of photography's greatest names."--Provided by publisher