The Short Story of Photography
The Short Story of Photography is a new and innovative introduction to the subject of photography. Simply constructed and richly illustrated, the book explores 50 key photographs from the first experiments in the early nineteenth century to contemporary digital photography.
Accessible and concise, the book explains how, why and when certain photographs really have changed the world. It features many iconic images and reveals the difference techniques used to make them. Demystifying technical jargon, the book gives readers a thorough understanding and broad enjoyment of photography since its creation.
Author: Ian Haydn Smith
Size: 14.8 x 21 cm, 224 pages
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing