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A Century Of Colour Photography
Since the Lumiere brothers made the autochrome process commercially available in June 1907, colour photography has proliferated in so many directions that we are saturated with it. In this stunning large-format collection, Pam Roberts has gathered together the finest examples of the art of colour photography, covering every major technical and artistic development in ...more
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published July 1st 2007 by Andre Deutsch
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I picked up this book in a thrift store some time a go. I can't say I have read every single word in this book-more like sections, those that were of greater interest to me. I do think it is a very good overview of the history of color photography. The technical detail is of less interest to me than the information about the many talented photographers (some familiar some new ) and examples of their work. An acquaintance of mine mentioned Saul Leiter and there he was. I'm quite sure I will refer ...more