In comparison to painting, the process of creating a photograph appears to be an easy, uncomplicated task which needs nothing more than a shutters and a good subject in addition to lens. But is it really that simple and undaunting to merge together all these crucial elements which are instrumental in creating a beautiful image which will etch an unforgettable mark in your memory? Right from the time it was invented, the camera has been utilized not only as a tool to arrest reality but also to elucidate it. This program divided into a 12-part series from Arte France depicts the thrilling expeditions of this art form right from its emergence to the current age exposing the concealed stories and trade mysteries hidden in a series of pictures.
(Photo, Enhanced DVD, 12-part series, 26 minutes each.) ISBN: 978-0-81608-878-2 Copy Right Date: 2013 CC