PHOTOJOURNALISM

PHOTOJOURNALISM

By: Golden, Reuel

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A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The events of the past few years, from 9/11 to the South Asian tsunami disa ster, have once again shown us that despite round-the-clock news coverage, the Internet and multi-channel cable TV, the still image is as powerful as ever. Photography remains the ideal tool for capturing human emotion, drama and tragedy. "Photojournalism" features evocative and stirring images from the world's greatest photojournalists, as well as providing a history of t he medium. Starting with some of the first key figures such as Roger Fenton , who photographed the Crimean War with a bulky large-format camera, it mov es on through the decades covering defining events in our history, from the Great Depression to space missions, the dismantling of the Berlin Wall and the recent war in Iraq. Synopsis The events of the past few years, from 9/11 to the South Asian tsunami disaster, have once again shown us that despite round-the-clock news coverage, the Internet and multi-channel cable TV, the still image is as powerful as ever. Photography remains the ideal tool for capturing human emotion, drama and tragedy. "Photojournalism" features evocative and stirring images from the world's greatest photojournalists, as well as providing a history of the medium. Starting with some of the first key figures such as Roger Fenton, who photographed the Crimean War with a bulky large-format camera, it moves on through the decades covering defining events in our history, from the Great Depression to space missions, the d.

Title: PHOTOJOURNALISM

Author Name: Golden, Reuel

Categories: Photography,

Publisher: Carlton Books Ltd: 2008

ISBN Number: 184732116X

ISBN Number 13: 9781847321169

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: RWARE0000047218