Truths and Fictions: A Journey from Documentary to Digital Photography (New)

By: Meyer, Pedro [Photographer]; Fontcuberta, Joan [Introduction];

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Pedro Meyer blends the magical realism of Latin American storytelling with the wizardry of computer-altered photography to create a magical and illuminating photographic exploration of Mexico and the United States.

Title: Truths and Fictions: A Journey from Documentary to Digital Photography (New)

Author Name: Meyer, Pedro [Photographer]; Fontcuberta, Joan [Introduction];

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: Photography,

Publisher: Aperture: 1995

ISBN Number: 0893816086

ISBN Number 13: 9780893816087

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 038481

Description: Pedro Meyer blends the magical realism of Latin American storytelling with the wizardry of computer-altered photography to create a magical and illuminating photographic exploration of Mexico and the United States. Meyer blends the magical realism of Latin American storytelling with the wizardry of computer-altered photography to create a magical and illuminating photographic exploration of Mexico and the United States that is the most extensive body of work to date using digital-imaging technology. 115 four-color and black and white photographs, 11 X 9 1/2, pages. Introduction by Joan Fontcuberta. "Truths & Fictions is a stunning example of New Age photojournalism. His subject, ostensibly, is the 'cultural crosscurrents between Mexico and the United States,' but this is documentary photography as you've never seen it before. Meyer's computer manipulated imagery the visual equivalent of magical realism speaks with calculated irony." New copy in publisher's shrink wrap. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied.