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Book: Photography Changes Everything

Photography Changes Everything

By Marvin Heiferman with Merry A. Foresta
Published in 2012 by Aperture
Finished reading: October 3rd, 2012
Rating: 4 / 5


Photography Changes Everything offers a provocative rethinking of photography’s impact on our culture and our daily lives. Compiling hundreds of images and responses from leading authorities on photography, it offers a brilliant, reader-friendly exploration of the many ways in which photographs package information and values, demand and hold attention, and shape our knowledge of and experience in the world. The volume draws on the extraordinary visual assets of the Smithsonian Institution’s museums, science centers and archives to launch an unprecedented interdisciplinary dialogue on photography’s capacity to shape and change our experience of the world.