Reading Photographs : An Introduction to the Theory and Meaning of Images Paperback
Part of the Basics Creative Photography series
Reading Photographs is a clear and inspiring introduction to theories of representation and visual analysis and how they can be applied to photography.
Introducing the development of photography and different approaches to reading images, the book looks at elements such as identity, gaze, psychoanalysis, voyeurism and aesthetics. Striking visual examples are used to illustrate the text and engaging case studies delve deeper into issues raised within each chapter, with brief activity points to allow the reader to apply relevant theories to their own practice.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 184 pages, 200 colour illus
- Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
- Publication Date: 01/11/2013
- Category: Photographic equipment & techniques
- ISBN: 9782940411894
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