[E–book/E–pub] (The Practice of Light)


The Practice of Light

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An account of Western visual technologies since the Renaissance traces a history of the increasing control of light's intrinsic excessLight is the condition of all vision and the visual media are our most important explorations of this condition The history of visual technologies reveals a centuries long project aimed at controlling light In this book Sean Cubitt traces a genealogy of the dominant visual media of The Twenty First Century twenty Rejected Rejected Rejected first century videoilm and photography through a history of materials and.