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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. The three decades from the late 1950s onwards were the golden age of photographic journeys, from the road journeys of Robert Frank to the grainy street dramas of William Klein, and mark the moment when colour photography became a serious medium for the artistically ambitious photographer. Including interviews with William Klein. Robert Adams and Joel Sternfeld.

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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