Moving images : from Edison to the webcam / edited by John Fullerton and Astrid Söderbergh Widding.

Published
  • Sydney, Australia : John Libbey & Co. c2000
Physical description
xiii, 201 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
ISBN
  • 9781864620542
  • 1864620544
Notes
  • "Outcome of a conference held in the Department of Cinema Studies at Stockholm University from 6-9 December 1998"--Foreword.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • 1. The apparatus -- Unaltered to date: developing 35mm film / Paul C. Spehr -- Seeing seeing: Hermann von Helmboltz and the invention of the ophthalmoscope / Oliver Gaycken -- On fairies and technologies / Frank Kessler -- Seeing in the dark: early x-ray imaging and cinema / Solveig Jülich -- The Bolex motion picture camera / Carlos Bustamante -- 2. The observer -- Sore society: the dissolution of the image and the assimilation of the trauma / Bent Fausing -- Closing in: telescopes, early cinema, and the technological conditions of de-distancing / Jan Holmberg -- 'We partake, as it were, of his life': the status of the visual in early ethnographic film / Alison Griffiths -- Architectonics of seeing: architecture as moving images / Pelle Snickars -- Submerged landscapes of the postmodern body: suface, text, commodity / Jay Moman -- 3. The domestic sphere -- Weather porn and the battle for eyeballs: promoting digital television in the USA and UK / William Boddy -- Stereotyping a competitor: images of television in Spanish cinema in the 1960s / Valeria Camporesi -- Video pleasure and narrative cinema: Luc Besson's The fifth element and video game logic / Warren Buckland -- Space and character representation in interactive narratives / Björn Thuresson -- Lurking and looking: webcams and the construction of cybervisuality / Sheila C. Murphy -- Visual diaries: revival of a documentary form in digital culture / Åke Walldius -- The interactive filmmaker's challenge / Christopher Hales.
Genre
  • Conference publication
  • Illustrated
Language
  • English

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Modern & Medieval Languages and Linguistics Library: Main Library CINE.4.B.7

Moving images : from Edison to the webcam / edited by John Fullerton, Astrid Söderbergh Widding.

Published
  • London : John Libbey 2000
Physical description
xiii, 201p : ill ; 25cm.
ISBN
  • 1864620544
Genre
  • Illustrated
Language
  • English

Holdings information at the University of Cambridge Libraries

Live circulation data is not available.

Location of copy Shelfmark Availability
University Library: Order in West Room (in Rare Books if pre-1850; Not borrowable) L415:6.c.385.18

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