Changing Paris: A Tour along the Seine

Changing Paris: A Tour along the Seine

by Philip Trager, Thomas Mellins
     
 
Changing Paris displays acclaimed photographer Philip Trager's profound mastery of light and unique, contemporary vision, and is a vital record of the continued transformation of Paris in the 90s.

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Changing Paris displays acclaimed photographer Philip Trager's profound mastery of light and unique, contemporary vision, and is a vital record of the continued transformation of Paris in the 90s.

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Art
If you ever wonder whether photographers have anything new to say about Paris, Philip Trager's recent pictures answer with a resounding Œyes¹ŠTrager proves himself to be among the great photographers of this much-photographed cityŠthese pictures stand out. Beauty and history work hand in hand.
New York Times
His perfectly composed, richly printed views of Paris have sober, self-effacing clarity; but they are animated too, by subtly romantic or dreamy feelings.
Photo Review
an exquisite handling of lightŠvirtuoso use of the view cameraŠthe cumulative effect [is] one of harmony and light that is quintessentially French in its rationalityŠmaking large format photographs in Paris‹venturing into the belly of the beast, as it were‹requires a sure handŠnothing less than an exemplary essay on the nature of things French.
Library Journal
The 64 attractive black-and-white plates of high quality reveal the unique beauty of Paris Šan outstanding document of ParisŠ
France Today
Changing Paris is a visual treat even to those who feel they've seen it all in Paris.
Le Journal Francais
The magic of his camera forces us to reconsider sites with a new eye. PhilipTrager make[s] a Parisian rediscover his own city.
elle.com
Philip Trager's lens captures ..spectacular beauty and historical significance...grandious and beautiful exteriors.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781892041210
Publisher:
Arena Editions
Publication date:
03/01/2000
Pages:
117
Product dimensions:
12.41(w) x 11.55(h) x 0.85(d)

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