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Photography: An Illustrated History

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Presents the history of photography from the daguerreotypes of the mid-1800s to its acceptance as an art form and more.
Hardcover, 156 pages
Published February 7th 2002 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published February 7th 2001)
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Reading "Photography" by Martin W. Sandler, you learn about the history of the camera. Sandler concludes that the camera, invented in the 19th century has hugely impacted our daily lives today. I agree with Sandler's point of view and conclusion because we use the camera everyday.
Doctors use it as technology, families use it to collect memories, and today it is used in almost every occupation. You learn how George Eastman not only invented the camera, but he placed photography in millions of
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Martin W. Sandler has written more than seventy books for children and adults and has written and produced seven television series. He has twice been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize and has won multiple Emmy Awards. He lives in Massachusetts.
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