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Colin Westerbeck, Joel Meyerowitz
Bystander: A History of Street Photography
with an Afterword on Street Photography Since the 1970s
SC 23 x 28 cm 446 pp.
Bulfinch 2001

Now on paperback, with an new afterword on street photography since the 1970s, this critically acclaimed volume - the first history of street photography - showcases many of the greatest photographers of the past 160 years. This landmark book chronicles the development of a genre of photography that is created out of the energy and chance juxtapositions found in the everyday life of the street. Street photography is a the heart of what makes photography unique, with its surprising immediacy and its penetrating, offbeat description of a moment in time.


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