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Looking at Photographs: A Guide to Technical Terms (Looking At...)

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Publisher Comments:

These reference guides contains rich and informative histories of particular media with concise explanations of technical terms often encountered by museum patrons.

Synopsis:

An informative history of photography, with explanations of the technical terms, techniques, processes and materials used in the making of photographs from the 1830s to the present. Its illustrations are mostly taken from the holdings of the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780892361922
Subtitle:
A Guide to Technical Terms
Author:
Baldwin, Gordon
Author:
null, Gordon
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Location:
Malibu, Calif. :
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Photography
Subject:
Art
Subject:
Criticism
Subject:
Terminology
Subject:
architecture; photography
Subject:
Art and Architecture | Photography
Subject:
Art, Architecture & Photography
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references p. 87.
Series:
Looking At...
Publication Date:
19911010
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
60 color and 20 b/w photos
Pages:
88
Dimensions:
6.1 x 9 x 0.2 in 0.525 lb

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Arts and Entertainment » Art » How To
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"Synopsis" by , An informative history of photography, with explanations of the technical terms, techniques, processes and materials used in the making of photographs from the 1830s to the present. Its illustrations are mostly taken from the holdings of the J. Paul Getty Museum in Los Angeles.
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