The Short Story of Photography: A Pocket Guide to Key Genres, Works, Themes & Techniques by Ian Haydn Smith
The Short Story of Photography is a new and innovative introduction to the subject of photography. Simply constructed, the book explores 50 key photographs from the first experiments in the early 19th century to digital photography. The design of the book allows the student or photography enthusiast to easily navigate their way around key genres, artists, themes, and techniques. Accessible and concise, the book explains how, why, and when certain photographs really have changed the world.
You may also like these photography resources. A collection that carries thousands of photographs from the past to the present. Black and white photography guide and educational resources for modern photography. Award-winning photos of world-famous photojournalists from the LA Times. The New York Public Library’s photo collection of thousands of pictures. You can also browse this and other photography resources.