History of Photography
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History of Photography
Final Exam Review
what are the characteristics of an Ambrotype
negative AND possitive
whitened glass then put on black fabric to invert negative
What are the characteristics of Tintypes (or ferrotype)?
Positive on black metal
What are the characteristics of Dry Plate?
No darkroom to cary with you
more travel portraiture
requires a shutter
use of light meter is required
What are the characteristics of Flexible Film?
Invented by George Eastman
used with cartridge system
Kodachrome- color migration
"you push the button, we do the rest"
what are the characteristics of Daguerreotypes?
"mirror with a memory"
mirror image (upside down and backwards)
What are the characteristics of Calotypes?
What did Sr. John Herschel do?
coined the terms "photography" and "snapshot"
What are the characteristics of wet collodion?
has to be wet when it is exposed and developed
blue sensitive sky
have to take the darkroom with you
Who invented Carte de visite cards?
Andre adolphe Disderi in 1854
What is the date of the discovery of Sunprints?
What is the date of the discovery of the camera lucida?
What date was the silver reacting to light discovered? (bottles)
What date was the daguerreotype announced?
January 7, 1839
What date was the daguerreotype demonstrated?
August 19, 1839
What did Niepce invent/discover and when?
print making process
What did talbot contribute and when?
: pencil of nature
presents photogenic drawings on January 31, 1839
What did Anna Atkins do?
made the first REAL photo book
who invented cabinet cards?
Windsor & Bridge
Who invented Polaroid?
Who invented Kodachrome?
Man & Godouski
"took god and man to create color photography"
Who invented Photoshop?
Who invented the Tintype?
Who introduced Wet Collodion process?
Fredrick scott Archer
What did John Parker Maynard discover?
Collodion by dissolving guncotton in ether
Who invented the stereoscope and stereocards?
Sir David Brewster
: embracing reflection of industrial revolution (percision, detail, repetition) WWI helped bring in the movement
all about shape, form, and line
: paul strand, edward weston, ansel adams, imogen cunningham, hearfeild, jacob riis, Lewis Hine
about deconstruction, conceptual, rebelling against modernism
didn't want idealism/perfection
hated form and shape
landscapes become "man made"
what role do critics and museums play on photography as an art?
Moma: gets to decide what is acceptable in art
photography as an art
used "effects" burning/dodging, craping, kicked tripod, soft lenses, etc
dream-like subjects and narrative
lots of darkroom manipulations
printed on platinum, carbon prints, photograveurs, aka difficult processes
brotherhood of the linked ring and photosessecion
: pictorial/expressive/about environment
: Clean studio/artistic light/discriptive
: simple backdrops/dramatic light
Julia Margaret Cameron
: Middle East/Egypt/Syria
: Crimean war
: Alpine glaciers/Mont-Blanc
: Crimean War
: mathew brady, gardner, o'sullivan, russel, barnard
*couldnt distribute work until after halftone technology.