Introduction; Portrait, Landscape, Narrative, Object, Fashion, Document, City; Transitions [new chapter, added for this edition]; Notes; Further Reading [expanded for this edition];
A rich collection of over eighty of the most important artist-photographers in the world today
Susan Bright is a curator and writer. She has taught extensively in the UK and convened major international conferences and seminars on many aspects of art and photography. She was formerly Assistant Curator of Photographs at the National Portrait Gallery, Curator at the Association of Photographers and Acting Director for the MA Photography (Historic and Contemporary) at Sotheby's Insitute of Art, London.
'Excellent survey of fine-art photography ... thought-provoking ... excellent text. If you're looking to discover what's going on in the fine-art photography world, this is the book for you' - Amateur Photographer 'Pretty much every page contains an arresting image' - Independent 'An essential book for anyone interested in contemporary photography' - ArtReview