Fred Ritchin was Picture Editor of the New York Times Magazine (1978-82), Executive Editor of Camera Arts magazine (1982-83), and Founding Director of the Photojournalism and Documentary Photography Program at the International Center of Photography (1983-86). He is now Associate Professor of Photography and Communications at New York University's Tisch School of the Arts and a new media consultant to many news and photo organizations.
In Our Own Image: The Coming Revolution in Photographyby Fred Ritchin, Steve Dietz (Other), Phyllis Thompson Reid (Other)
Fred Ritchin's In Our Own Image is a comprehensive account of computer technology's impact on what we see and, ultimately, what we believe about the world. Both a history of photojournalism and a primer of computer technology, In Our Own Image is a philosophy of vision and reality for the twenty-first century. ExtensiveLy revised and updated, In Our Own Image is sure to remain a staple of one of the most important debates for many years to come.
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