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The short story of photography : a pocket guide to key genres, works, themes & techniques / Ian Haydn Smith.

Smith, Ian Haydn, (author.).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Whiting PL - Whiting 770.9 SM59 (Text) 51735011894176 Adult department Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 770.9 SMITH (Text) 33946003375024 New Books . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781786272010
  • ISBN: 1786272016
  • Physical Description: 224 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: London : Laurence King Publishing, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Genres -- The works -- Themes -- Techniques.
Summary, etc.:
"The Short Story of Photography is a new and innovative introduction to the subject of photography. Simply constructed, the book explores 50 key photographs from the first experiments in the early 19th century to digital photography. The design of the book allows the student or photography enthusiast to easily navigate their way around key genres, artists, themes, and techniques. Accessible and concise, the book explains how, why, and when certain photographs really have changed the world"--Front cover inner flap.
Subject: Photography > History.
Photography > Themes, motives.
Photography > Technique.
PHOTOGRAPHY > History.
PHOTOGRAPHY / History.
Photography > History.
Photography > Themes, motives.
Photography > technique.
Genre: Illustrated works.

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