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Language: en
Pages: 285
Authors: Ernst van Alphen
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018 - Publisher: Valiz/Vis-A-VIS

'Failed Images' attempts to understand the divergence between photography and the reality it portrays, analysing the various ways the photograph transforms that which exists before the camera. Because the photographic medium enables very different practices, which in turn results in many kinds of images, it must also be examined from
Singular Images, Failed Copies
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Vered Maimon
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-25 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

Focusing on early nineteenth-century England?and on the works and texts of the inventor of paper photography, William Henry Fox Talbot?Singular Images, Failed Copies historicizes the conceptualization of photography in that era as part of a major historical change. Treating photography not merely as a medium or a system of representation
Modern Fortran Explained
Language: en
Pages: 543
Authors: Michael Metcalf, John Reid, Malcolm Cohen
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-23 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Fortran marches on, remaining one of the principal programming languages used in high-performance scientific, numerical, and engineering computing. A series of significant revisions to the standard versions of the language have progressively enhanced its capabilities, and the latest standard - Fortran 2018 - includes many additions and improvements. This edition
Picture Perfect
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Kiku Adatto
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-04-21 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

We say the camera doesn't lie, but we also know that pictures distort and deceive. In Picture Perfect, Kiku Adatto brilliantly examines the use and abuse of images today. Ranging from family albums to Facebook, political campaigns to popular movies, images of war to pictures of protest. Adatto reveals how
In broken images
Language: en
Authors: Kiku Adatto
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982 - Publisher:

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