Scottish Photography

The First Thirty Years

By Sara Stevenson, A. D. Morrison-Low

Format: Hardback

This is a lavishly produced book on the eventful first thirty years of photography in Scotland: around 1840 - 70.

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National Museums of Scotland Enterprises - Publishing

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In the middle of the nineteenth century a sympathetic relationship between art, science and technology laid the groundwork for photography to flourish, including camera obscura and the panorama. This is a lavishly produced book on the eventful first thirty years of photography in Scotland - around 1840 - 70. The photographers whose work is discussed include David Octavius Hill, Robert Adamson, James Valentine, Thomas Annan and George Washington Wilson plus practitioners not previously mentioned in any publication. Julia Margaret Cameron's encounter with Scotland is also described as is the work of Scottish photographers abroad.

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Format Hardback
Imprint National Museums of Scotland Enterprises - Publishing
Publication Date 6 Aug 2015
ISBN 9781905267972
Number of Pages 352

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