Photojournalism is a particular form of
journalism that creates images in order to
tell a news story.
Photojournalism is distinguished from other
close branches of photography such as:
documentary photography, street
photography, celebrity photography and
social documentary photography.
The beginning of modern photojournalism
took place in 1925, in Germany.
It has changed over the years because the
technology has evolved over time. The
photos use to be made up from film, but
now we use cameras to capture the
picture. Because the technology has
updated, we now have pictures that are in
Photographer: Eddie Adams
Date taken (approx): 1968
Date taken (approx): March
Location: A camp for seasonal
agricultural workers 175 miles
north of Los Angeles.
‘Derriere la Gare Saint-Lazare’
Photographer: Henri Cartier-Bresson
Date taken (approx): 1930′s
Each of these images were linked to a
piece of text the public would read. The
pictures are to create an image for the
reader and give them more
understanding about the text.
was designed to
advertise and sell
Because the clothes are
shown on models, it
influences people to buy
the latest fashion as they
would want to look as
good as the models.
The fashion industry has
evolved over the years
Fashion photography has been existent since the early days of
photography. In 1856 Adolphe Braun, published a book
containing 288 photographs of Virginia Oldoni, Countess di
Castiglione, a Tuscan noblewoman at the court of Napoleon lll.
The photos depict official court garb, making her the first fashion
In the first decade of the 20th century, advances in halftone
printing allowed fashion photographs to be featured in
magazines. Fashion photography made its first appearance in
French magazines such as La mode practique. In 1909, Condé
Nast took over Vogue magazine and also contributed to thehttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fashion_photography
Chris Von Wangenheim, Vogue, 1979
John Rawlings, Vogue, 1954Rawlings, Vogue, July 1947
Parkinson, Jerry Hall, 1975
Bailey, Catherine Deneuve, 1966
Nick Knight , Cara Delevingne 2012
refers to a popular form
of photography used to
chronicle and significant
and historical events.
around in the 1930’s after
the term documentaries
Portrait photography is a
picture of a person or a
group of people showing
expression and mood of the
Portrait photography has
been around since cameras
The technology has changed
throughout the years
because it has evolved
making the pictures better
Advertising photography refers to
the art of taking pictures that are
used to create awareness of a
particular product or service for
the public. The photographers
are mostly used by advertising
agencies and market product.
The technology has changed and
views have changed. For example
we can not advertise cigarettes
like they use to be able to
because its not condoned.
Advertising photography came
around in the 19th century.
The production of images to fulfill the creative
vision of photographer. Synonymous with art
Fine art has been around since the 17th century.
It has evolved throughout the years because
technology, fashion and taste has changed.
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