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Fashion as Photograph [electronic resource] : Viewing and Reviewing Images of Fashion.

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781845115166Publication details: London : I.B.Tauris, 2010.ISBN:
  • 9780857712554
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Fashion as Photograph : Viewing and Reviewing Images of FashionDDC classification:
  • 778.9974692
LOC classification:
  • TR679 .F37 2008
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Contents:
Contents; List of Figures; List of Plates; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I: Critical Contexts; 1. A Shop of Images and Signs - Caroline Evans; 2. Fashioning Fiction in Photography Since 1990 - Susan Kismaric and Eva Respini; 3. The Celebration of the Fashion Image: Photography as Market Commodity and Research Tool - Philippe Garner; 4. The Fashion Photograph: an 'Ecology' - Margaret Maynard; 5. Lee Miller's Simultaneity: Photography and Model in the Pages of Inter-war 'Vogue' - Becky E. Conekin; Part II: Processes and Politics; 6. Interview with Rankin - Eugenie Shinkle
7. In the Business of Selling Dreams: Working in Fashion Photography - Sascha Behrendt8. Interview with Penny Martin - Eugenie Shinkle; Part III: Image and Identity; 9. Stardom and Fashion: on the Representation of Female Movie Stars and their Fashion(able) Image in Magazines and Advertisin; 10. Developing Images: Race, Language and Perception in Fashion-model Casting - Stephanie Neda Sadre-Orafai; 11. Sex, Sameness and Desire: Thoughts on Versace and the Clone - Isabelle Loring Wallace; 12. Beyond Perfection: the Fashion Model in the Age of Digital Manipulation - Karen de Perthuis
Part IV: Reassessing the Real13. Fashioning the Street: Images of the Street in the Fashion Media - Agnes Rocamora and Alistair O'Neill; 14. the Elegance of the Everyday: Nobodies in Contemporary Fashion Photography - Kate Rhodes; 15. The Line Between the Wall and the Floor: Reality and Affect in Contemporary Fashion Photography - Eugenie Shinkle; List of Contributors; Index;
Summary: Photographic images are a driving force behind the fashion system, and they play a key role in defining global fashion culture. Fashion photography is attracting increasing public attention; it has embraced new image-making technologies, and has shown itself to be a commercially and ideologically powerful medium.This rich and rewarding book combines new critical approaches with views from inside the industry, showing fashion photography to be a complex cultural phenomenon worthy of serious critical attention. It brings together distinguished contributors from the UK, North America, Australia a
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Contents; List of Figures; List of Plates; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Part I: Critical Contexts; 1. A Shop of Images and Signs - Caroline Evans; 2. Fashioning Fiction in Photography Since 1990 - Susan Kismaric and Eva Respini; 3. The Celebration of the Fashion Image: Photography as Market Commodity and Research Tool - Philippe Garner; 4. The Fashion Photograph: an 'Ecology' - Margaret Maynard; 5. Lee Miller's Simultaneity: Photography and Model in the Pages of Inter-war 'Vogue' - Becky E. Conekin; Part II: Processes and Politics; 6. Interview with Rankin - Eugenie Shinkle

7. In the Business of Selling Dreams: Working in Fashion Photography - Sascha Behrendt8. Interview with Penny Martin - Eugenie Shinkle; Part III: Image and Identity; 9. Stardom and Fashion: on the Representation of Female Movie Stars and their Fashion(able) Image in Magazines and Advertisin; 10. Developing Images: Race, Language and Perception in Fashion-model Casting - Stephanie Neda Sadre-Orafai; 11. Sex, Sameness and Desire: Thoughts on Versace and the Clone - Isabelle Loring Wallace; 12. Beyond Perfection: the Fashion Model in the Age of Digital Manipulation - Karen de Perthuis

Part IV: Reassessing the Real13. Fashioning the Street: Images of the Street in the Fashion Media - Agnes Rocamora and Alistair O'Neill; 14. the Elegance of the Everyday: Nobodies in Contemporary Fashion Photography - Kate Rhodes; 15. The Line Between the Wall and the Floor: Reality and Affect in Contemporary Fashion Photography - Eugenie Shinkle; List of Contributors; Index;

Photographic images are a driving force behind the fashion system, and they play a key role in defining global fashion culture. Fashion photography is attracting increasing public attention; it has embraced new image-making technologies, and has shown itself to be a commercially and ideologically powerful medium.This rich and rewarding book combines new critical approaches with views from inside the industry, showing fashion photography to be a complex cultural phenomenon worthy of serious critical attention. It brings together distinguished contributors from the UK, North America, Australia a