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[Read] ➵ Why Photography Matters Author Jerry L. Thompson – Stroyki.pro Photography matters writes Jerry Thompson because of how it works not only as an artistic medium but also as a way of knowing With this provocative observation Thompson begins a wide ranging and lucidPhotography matters writes Jerry Thompson because of how it works not only as an artistic medium but also as a way of knowing With this provocative observation Thompson begins a wide ranging and lucid meditation on why photography is uniue among the picture making arts He con.

Structs an argument that moves with natural logic from Thomas Pynchon and why we read him for his vision and not his command of miscellaneous facts to Jonathan Swift to Plato to Emily Dickinson who wrote Tell all the Truth but tell it slant to detailed readings of photographs.

photography book matters free Why Photography download Why Photography Matters eBookStructs an argument that moves with natural logic from Thomas Pynchon and why we read him for his vision and not his command of miscellaneous facts to Jonathan Swift to Plato to Emily Dickinson who wrote Tell all the Truth but tell it slant to detailed readings of photographs.

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PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ Why Photography Matters ePUB ò Why Photography MOBI Jerry L Thompson is a working photographer who occasionally writes about photography During the last three years of Walker Evans’s life he was Evans’s principal assistant and for a time printer of photographs He lived with Evans off and on from late 1972 until Evans’s death in April 1975 From 1973 until 1980 he was a member of the faculty of Yale University Thompson has also written The Las

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  1. Christine Christine says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ Why Photography Matters ePUB ò Why Photography MOBI photography book, matters free, Why Photography download, Why Photography Matters eBookThrough seeing how things look in pictures a photographer comes to understand not only how a thing means when its image becomes part of a


  2. JBP JBP says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ Why Photography Matters ePUB ò Why Photography MOBI photography book, matters free, Why Photography download, Why Photography Matters eBookJerry Thompson's short under 100 pages meditation on various philosophical aspects of photography often reads too dry and academic for my particular tastes I actually would have preferred MORE talk about photographers photography and the art of taking photographs instead of the numerous attempts by Thompson to link some strand of artistic philosophy to the act of taking a picture Also as a former assistant of Walker Evans this is very heavy on him


  3. Holden Richards Holden Richards says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ Why Photography Matters ePUB ò Why Photography MOBI photography book, matters free, Why Photography download, Why Photography Matters eBookEnjoyed the book Thompson takes Sontag to the woodshed applauds hard work uotidian observance and dialectic with place or subject


  4. Mark Mark says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ Why Photography Matters ePUB ò Why Photography MOBI photography book, matters free, Why Photography download, Why Photography Matters eBookA load of academic tripe focusing solely on fine art photography I had hoped the reviews I saw were simply folks who did n


  5. Patrick Patrick says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ Why Photography Matters ePUB ò Why Photography MOBI photography book, matters free, Why Photography download, Why Photography Matters eBookThis is a clever irreverent book which also has a pretty good point to make Almost all of the books I've read so far go out of their way to break the connection between photographs and reality a photo is two dimensional the camera's vision is monocular framing creates relationships that don't exist in the real world color is either a chemical approximation or the 1s and 0s of a computer program etc etc Thompson takes the exact opposite view photography is an epistemological medium that when used properly establishes a dialectic with the world


  6. Michelle Michelle says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ Why Photography Matters ePUB ò Why Photography MOBI photography book, matters free, Why Photography download, Why Photography Matters eBookAs far as the books I've read on Photography theory this one has been the most relevant to the view of the photographer and what their work has to say Thompson's references to various artists are unmemorable though and there are many moments the author goes on unnecessarily long trying to validate his opinion On the positive side there are some revelations that stand out from the rest and are worth going back to It was also nice to read theory from an artist's perspective for a change


  7. Deb Deb says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ Why Photography Matters ePUB ò Why Photography MOBI photography book, matters free, Why Photography download, Why Photography Matters eBookThis book was of a wordy academic philosophy lecture There was some food for thought but that often got lost in his salad of verbosity At 85 pages though it was a uick read


  8. David Sumner David Sumner says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ Why Photography Matters ePUB ò Why Photography MOBI photography book, matters free, Why Photography download, Why Photography Matters eBookFinally someone puts Susan Sontag in her place in print


  9. Tracey Tracey says:

    PDF/EPUB stroyki.pro ´ Why Photography Matters ePUB ò Why Photography MOBI photography book, matters free, Why Photography download, Why Photography Matters eBookI enjoyed the connections to epistemology especially as they focused on the importance of process patience practice


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