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Title:
The adventure of photography 150 years of the photographic image
Author:
Azoulay, Philippe.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
West Long Branch, N.J. : Kultur, 1998.
Physical Description:
2 videodiscs (260 min.) : sound, color; 4 3/4 in.
Summary:
"Conceived as an introspective journey that takes you from the first daguerreotypes to war photojournalism, from fashion spreads to the greatest contemporary artists, this program includes 1700 pictures, 300 artists, and will appeal to all photographers--amateur and professional alike. This is not only the history of an amazing art form, it is also the adventure of one century and a half during which photography has captured the image of the collective conscience"-- container.
General Note:
"Rosebud Productions, Tele Images Creation, F5, INA with the collaboration of the Bibliotheque Nationale de Paris."

For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
Contents:
Disc one: The precursors -- The surrealists -- War photography -- Portraitists -- The photoreporters -- Fashion photography. Disc two : Nudes -- Photography and science -- Amateur photography -- The photographic market.
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ISBN:
9780769728025
UPC:
032031280298
Format :
DVD

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This documentary charts the history of photography. While offering examples of the work from such artists as Man Ray, Ansel Adams, Richard Avedon, George Eastman, Max Ernst, and Andy Warhol the film charts various schools and styles like surrealists, war photography, photojournalism, and nudes. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi