Reference Entry

vernacular photography

in The Oxford Companion to the Photograph

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780198662716
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780191727566
vernacular photography

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Aesthetically unpretentious, generally functional images made by amateur snapshooters or grass-roots professionals (e.g. itinerant tintypists, photowallahs, or jobbing

Reference Entry.  182 words. 

Subjects: Photography and Photographs

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