In Our Own Image has 15 ratings and 2 reviews. Fred Ritchin’s “In Our Own Image” is a classic account of technology’s impact on what we s Back in stock!. Fred Ritchin says that we are obsessed with ourselves and images of the In his books After Photography () and In Our Own Image: The. Authors: Fred Ritchin of “hyper-photography” – photographs of our dreams and thoughts – Fred Ritchin’s In Our Own Image is an account of technology’s impact.

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Extensively revised and updated, In Our Own Image is sure to remain a staple of one of the most important debates for many years to come. Laure “Voop” rated it did not like it Feb 25, Fred Ritchin’s In Our Own Image is a comprehensive account of computer technology’s impact on what we see and, ultimately, what we believe about the world. McFly rated it it was amazing Feb 03, I was imagf a class taught by Ritchin, and we discussed this book in class.

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One person found this helpful. His ideas of how digital alteration would change the world were for the most part, spot on. Howard Silverman rated it really liked it Feb 13, In Our Own Image: Want to Read saving….

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Lydia added it Dec 10, ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Ritchin is the author of After Photographyas well as numerous essays and the kn afterphotography.

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In our own image : the coming revolution in photography

This book was groundbreaking in but today we have moved so far into aggressive advertising techniques and digital manipulation of images both still and moving,that the points the author raises about manipulation and acknowledging it while still valid seem tame. By the time a second edition was published inmany of Ritchin’s predictions had come true: Stephanie marked it as to-read Sep 04, Ritchin brings to his discussion a passionate interest in the social role of photography–which, he says, should challenge our easy assumptions about the world by reflecting its complexity and richness.


Kyle rated it liked it Sep 21, Would you like to tell us about a lower price? This groundbreaking book was the first to ask pointed questions that are increasingly relevant today. In Our Own Image. English Choose a language for shopping. Jonathan marked it as to-read Mar 28, Ela added it Nov 26, Dani rated it liked it May 09, Sign up for Aperture’s weekly newsletter: To ask other readers questions about In Our Own Imageplease sign up.

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