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The genius of photography

The genius of photography 2009

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Documentary series on the history of photography, from portraits to photojournalism, from art to advertising. A look at the current state of the art, from a three million dollar Edward Steichen print to an estimated 29 billion photographs taken in 2006 by phone cameras alone, as well as the impact of digital post-production techniques and the rediscovery of techniques that go back to the nineteenth century.

Item Type: Off-air recording
Title: The genius of photography
Transmission date: 14 March 2009
Channel: BBC2
Running time: 60 minutes
Depositing User: Institutional Repository
Date Deposited: 05 Sep 2012 09:57
Last Modified: 01 Dec 2013 20:41
Additional Information: This recording is to be used only for educational and non-commercial purposes under the terms of the ERA Licence.

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