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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In Our Own Image: The Coming Revolution in Photography

My synapses were zapping like the power lines outside my window. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. The kind of creepy CGI baby on the cov Picked up for a buck in the thrift store.

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In our own image : the coming revolution in photography

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Get to Know Us. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Showing of 1 reviews. Ela added it Nov 26, Refresh and try again. This book was groundbreaking in but today we 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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A seminal text that has shaped the debate about digital imaging since its initial publication inthis edition has been updated throughout to reflect recent changes in technology–for example, the exponential growth of the World Wide Web–and includes a substantial new foreword by the author. No trivia or quizzes yet. Lists with This Book. From the birth of photojournalism and the rise of the picture press, beginning with seminal international periodicals like “Vu” and “Life,” to the sci-fi setting of MIT’s Media Lab and the possibility of a “hyper-photography” that would capture our dreams and thoughts, Fred Ritchin’s “In Our Own Image” is a classic account of technology’s impact on what we s Back in stock!

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Kyle rated it liked it Sep 21, Both a history of photojournalism and a primer of computer technology, In Our Own Image is a philosophy of vision and reality for the twenty-first century.


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Picked up for a buck in the thrift ijage. Ritchin brings to his discussion a passionate interest in the social role of photography–which, he says, should challenge our easy assumptions about the world by reflecting its complexity and richness.

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