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The Resource Seizing the light : a history of photography, Robert Hirsch

Seizing the light : a history of photography, Robert Hirsch

Label
Seizing the light : a history of photography
Title
Seizing the light
Title remainder
a history of photography
Statement of responsibility
Robert Hirsch
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Seizing the Light: A Social History of Photography provides a thought-provoking, accurate, and accessible introduction to the photographic arts for all readers. With stunning images and commentary by hundreds of international artists, the text clearly and concisely provides the building blocks necessary to critically explore photographic history from the photographers' eye, an aesthetic point of view
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hirsch, Robert
Dewey number
770/.9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TR15
LC item number
.H557 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Photography
  • Photographie
  • Photography
  • Fotografie
  • Fotografía
Label
Seizing the light : a history of photography, Robert Hirsch
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 485-491) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 5.
  • Prevailing Events/Picturing Calamity
  • Ch. 6.
  • A New Medium of Communication: Art or Industry?
  • Ch. 7.
  • Standardizing the Practice: A Transparent Truth
  • Ch. 8.
  • New Ways of Visualizing Time and Space
  • Ch. 9.
  • Suggesting the Subject: The Evolution of Pictorialism
  • Ch. 1.
  • Ch. 10.
  • Modernism: Industrial Beauty
  • Ch. 11.
  • The New Culture of Light
  • Ch. 12.
  • Social Documents
  • Ch. 13.
  • Nabbing Time: Anticipating the Moment
  • Ch. 14.
  • Photography and the Halftone
  • Advancing toward Photography: The Birth of Modernity
  • Ch. 15.
  • The Atomic Age
  • Ch. 2.
  • The Daguerreotype: Image and Object
  • Ch. 3.
  • Calotype Rising: The Arrival of Photography
  • Ch. 4.
  • Pictures on Glass: The Wet-Plate Process
Control code
ocm41400700
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xiii, 530 pages
Isbn
9780697143617
Lccn
99016019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o41400700
  • (OCoLC)41400700
Label
Seizing the light : a history of photography, Robert Hirsch
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 485-491) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Ch. 5.
  • Prevailing Events/Picturing Calamity
  • Ch. 6.
  • A New Medium of Communication: Art or Industry?
  • Ch. 7.
  • Standardizing the Practice: A Transparent Truth
  • Ch. 8.
  • New Ways of Visualizing Time and Space
  • Ch. 9.
  • Suggesting the Subject: The Evolution of Pictorialism
  • Ch. 1.
  • Ch. 10.
  • Modernism: Industrial Beauty
  • Ch. 11.
  • The New Culture of Light
  • Ch. 12.
  • Social Documents
  • Ch. 13.
  • Nabbing Time: Anticipating the Moment
  • Ch. 14.
  • Photography and the Halftone
  • Advancing toward Photography: The Birth of Modernity
  • Ch. 15.
  • The Atomic Age
  • Ch. 2.
  • The Daguerreotype: Image and Object
  • Ch. 3.
  • Calotype Rising: The Arrival of Photography
  • Ch. 4.
  • Pictures on Glass: The Wet-Plate Process
Control code
ocm41400700
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xiii, 530 pages
Isbn
9780697143617
Lccn
99016019
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o41400700
  • (OCoLC)41400700

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