The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Photography

Author: Edited by Nathalie Herschdorfer
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Pages: 440
Publication date: 2015
Language: English
Size: 30.70 x 20.00 cm
ISBN: 9780500544471
Cover: Hard
329.00 PLN
• The essential, definitive reference on more than 180 years of photography in one authoritative volume • More than 1,200 concise yet highly informative and fully cross-referenced entries on the art, history, science, masters and proponents of photography – from ‘Abbas’ to ‘Zoom lens’ • Illustrated throughout with over 300 photographs and diagrams, including major works that have defined the genre • Fresh scholarship by an international team of 77 researchers • Elegant, modern design. Nathalie Herschdorfer is a curator and art historian specializing in the history of photography. She is Director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Le Locle, Switzerland. Her numerous publications include Coming into Fashion: A Century of Photography at Condé Nast and Afterwards: Contemporary Photography Confronting the Past, both published by Thames & Hudson.