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History of Photography Podcast

Jeff Curto

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The Camera in The Cathedral: A Brief History of Photography of the Natural World

February 24th, 2008

Episode 1 of 58 episodes

From the very beginning of the medium, photographers have wanted to portray their sense of wonder and awe in the face of the natural world through the camera’s lens, often offering up nature as the Great American Cathedral. This romantic tradition continues, but the mid-20th century saw a change in the way photographers looked at … Continue reading The Camera in The Cathedral: A Brief History of Photography of the Natural World

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