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Looking vs Seeing, How Photography Altered Perception

21 Sep 2019 @17:20 - 18:00

Free
Overview :
It is my contention that Photography has been one of the great disrupters in human history. During this presentation, we will look at the three eras of the medium: from 1827 to 1888: the discovery by Niepce and the black film camera of George... more

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The second is from 1890 to world war two and that is the establishment of the language and function of the medium in its own right. The last epoch, 1945 to the present, has seen the rise and fall of the photographic medium as the recorder of history to an arbitrary visual fiction that is known as the post-structural condition.

Using historical imagery as well as my own photographs we will look at the photograph through the lens of ‘Structural Linguistics” – or how do images function in any given usage and time.

Basics

Title
Looking vs Seeing, How Photography Altered Perception
Date
21 Sep 2019
Time
17:20 - 18:00
Cost
Free
Duration
40 min
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Organiser

Xposure International Photography Festival
Phone:
+971 6 512 3411
Website:
https://xposure.ae

Venue

Xposure International Photography Festival Auditorium - Hall 5
Expo Centre Sharjah
Sharjah, 61110
United Arab Emirates
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