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Pestilent error and ‘The legitimacy of skies in photographs’

Caldwell, Sabrina


I am apparently in pestilent error. Worse yet, according to Henry Peach Robinson, I may be having “a detrimental effect on the unthinking.” It appears I am a lingering member of a school of critics that for Robinson, was in 1869 “now, happily, nearly extinct.” While I would not say that I “teach that anything beyond mechanical copying or dull map-making is heresy in photography,” you all know that I believe we must distinguish between photographs (images that capture real people, places and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2016-04-25
Type: Blog post
Access Rights: Open Access


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