Photography todayPublisher: London : Phaidon Press, 2014Copyright date: ©2014Description: 463 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cmISBN:
- TR655 .D873 2014
- TR654 .D8836 2014
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 457-459) and index.
The copy : authorship and reproduction -- The face : the pose and the mask -- Colour : surface and depth -- The street : discord and harmony -- Landscapes : nature, culture and power -- History : witnessing atrocity -- The body : ideal and real -- Documentary : engagement and exploitation -- Self : looking in and acting out -- Constructions : signs, fantasy and the tableau form -- Photography tomorrow.
A lively and accessible survey of photography as art since the 1960s, exploring how, in the hands of some of the world's greatest photographic artists, it has developed into a respected and versatile artistic medium.