In Our Own Image has 15 ratings and 2 reviews. Fred Ritchin’s “In Our Own Image” is a classic account of technology’s impact on what we s Back in stock!. Fred Ritchin says that we are obsessed with ourselves and images of the In his books After Photography () and In Our Own Image: The. Authors: Fred Ritchin of “hyper-photography” – photographs of our dreams and thoughts – Fred Ritchin’s In Our Own Image is an account of technology’s impact.

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Simpson in order to lift “a common police mug shot to the level of art, with no sacrifice to truth. Stephen marked it as to-read Sep 29, In Our Own Image.

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Would you like to tell us about a lower price? You must have JavaScript enabled in your browser to utilize the functionality of this website. Extensively revised and updated, In Our Own Image is sure to remain a staple of one of the most important debates for many years to come. Pasklof rated it it was ok Apr 18, AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Erika added it Aug 05, Lawzz added it May 03, This book was groundbreaking in but today ourr have moved so far into aggressive advertising techniques and digital manipulation of images both still and moving,that the points the author raises about manipulation and acknowledging it while still valid seem tame.


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In our own image : the coming revolution in photography

His ideas of how digital alteration would change the world were for the most part, spot on. Aperture; 2nd edition September 15, Language: Jonathan marked it as to-read Mar 28, Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Ariel Ritchin rated it it was amazing Mar 24, Rtchin was in a class taught by Ritchin, and we discussed this book in class. To ask other readers questions about In Our Own Imageplease sign up.

Personal photography and editing of those images is widespread. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Want to Read saving…. Hardcoverpages. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

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Picked up for a buck in the thrift store. Stephanie marked it as to-read Sep 04, Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Refresh and try again. Ritchin brings to his discussion a passionate interest in the social role of photography–which, he says, imsge challenge our easy assumptions about the world by reflecting its complexity and richness. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.


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That may be more the responsibility of the publisher. Both a history of photojournalism and a primer of computer imagd, In Our Own Image is a philosophy of vision and reality for the twenty-first century. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.