Photography: An Illustrated History

Photography: An Illustrated History
Artist/Author/Cast: 
Sandler, Martin W.
ISBN: 
0195126084

Photography: An Illustrated History is a captivating account of how photography evolved from labor-intensive daguerrotypes in the mid-1800s to one of the most popular hobbies and respected art forms in the world today. Brimming with black-and-white and color photographs from throughout its multifaceted history, this volume not only documents technological developments, but also the phenomenal effect the craft has had upon journalism, industry, science, medicine, the military, and beyond. Featuring the accomplishments of pioneers such as Louis Daguerre, George Eastman, Julia Margaret Cameron, Alfred Stieglitz, Edward Steichen, Margaret Bourke-White, and others, Photography: An Illustrated History presents an engaging history of photography through some of the most spectacular images ever captured on film.

Description: 

Presents the history of photography from the daguerreotypes of the mid-1800s to its acceptance as an art form and more.

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Call Number: 
YP 770.9 S2175p

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