"[A] lively and informative analysis." --Choice
"Extensively researched and attractively produced, this guide is highly recommended for those who want to be versed on what photography actually may be, and has been." --Rangefinder
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Unlike many other artistic media, photography's origins are well documented, as are its ever-changing technologies and applications. Written by an international team of experts, this definitive history of photography looks at every step of the field's dynamic evolution, period by period and movement by movement.