• This is the perfect photographic coffee table book for budding photographers, seasoned professionals and anyone fascinated by the photography.


From the first black and white photograph to modern digital imagery, photography has been one of the most fascinating developments in the past 200 years.

It includes:

• Biographies of 50 famous photographers like Ansel Adams and Dorethea Lang.
• The Details of photography, starting from its origin.
• Beautiful illustrations, plus many of the most iconic photos.
• Special features that center on a single arresting photograph, including Pulitzer Prize winners.

The development of photography is possibly one of the most extraordinary feats of modern technology. Photography: The Definitive Visual Guide captures the most awe-inspiring photos, people that have pushed the boundaries of this medium, and the cameras they experimented with — from the daguerreotype to digital cameras.