Friday, May 7, 2010

Naturalism vs Pictorialism

Naturalism photographers - were captivated by photography's capacity to render the world with mirror-like accuracy

Pictorialsim photographers - took photographs that imitated the style of paintings. Using symbols, shimmering light, and soft focus to create impressionistic dots and streaks, pictorialists depicted a world that was one step removed from reality

Gertrude Kasebier - Pictoralist

 Naturalist - William Henry Jackson



Found info on http://memory.loc.gov/learn/lessons/97/world/history.html
also on: http://jessielynnimages.com/ideas/?p=8

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