Land Matters: Landscape Photography, Culture and Identity (International Library of Cultural Studies)

Land Matters: Landscape Photography, Culture and Identity (International Library of Cultural Studies)

Liz Wells


during this significant paintings on panorama images, commonly illustrated in color and black & white, Liz Wells is worried with the ways that photographers have interaction with matters approximately land, its illustration and idealisation. She demonstrates how the visible interpretation of land as panorama displays and reinforces modern political, social and environmental attitudes. She additionally asks what's at stake in panorama images now via putting serious appraisal of key examples of labor by means of photographers operating in, for instance, america, in Europe, Scandinavia and Baltic components, inside broader artwork old and political matters. This illuminating publication will curiosity readers in images and media, geography, paintings historical past and trip, in addition to these thinking about environmental concerns.

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