- Number of Discs: 2
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 4 hours, 20 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: April 15, 2003
- Originally Released: 1998
- Label: Kultur Video
- Encoding: Region 0 (Worldwide)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Full Frame - 1.33
Featuring over 1700 pictures by 300 artists, this four hour look at the history of photography is a sumptuous look at the possibilities created when artists attempt to capture life as they see it. From early daguerreotypes to modern artists, from amateur photographers to the surrealists, and from war photography to science and nudes, you will learn about the many facets that cover the art of photography. Includes dazzling photographs by the likes of Richard Avedon, Irving Penn, Robert Capa, Lewis Carroll, Robert Doisneau, Max Ernst, Roger Fenton, Eadweard Muybridge, Nicephore Niepce, Man Ray, Ansel Adams, Alfred Stieglitz, Andy Warhol, and many more.
Description by Kultur Films:
Conceived as an introspective journey that takes you from the first daguerreotypes to war photojournalism, from fashion spreads to the greatest contemporary artists.