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History of Photography

History of Photography


The purpose of this tutorial is to introduce you to photography by sharing its history.  After this introduction, you will be met with some challenges to demonstrate:



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View this file to see the presentation I gave in class.


The Daguerrotype

Watch this video to see how photography started.


Pictorialist and Straight Photography

This video looks at pictorialist, or impressionistic types of photography, as well as more modern changes into straight photography.


Current Trends in Photography

Take a look at some ways photographers are making an impact with images.