State of the Art Photography provides a unique impression of photography as it stands today. It features forty artists from different countries demonstrating the process of change that photography faces, the broadening in horizons that the digital revolution has bestowed upon us, and the new resource that globalized data has given us.
Conversely, it also demonstrates the options that analog photography presents in creating unique works of art, the importance of how social issues can be addressed by contemporary photography.
State of the Art Photography
Essay by Ossian Ward
Bilingual Edition: English & German
264 pages, 237 illustrations
Hardcover, thread stitching
24 cm x 30 cm
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