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  1. “Is Photography Art?”

  2. “Is Photography Art?” We must 1st gain a clear definition for 3 important questions! ► What is art? ► What makes an artist? ► What is photography?

  3. Someone who creates Someone who… “Is Photography Art?” Someone who presents a mastery over a technique Someone who uses vision and skill to create something beyond the ordinary What is an artist? Someone who sees the world differently

  4. That which forces an aesthetic response Something that has been created using creative thinking “Is Photography Art?” Something created by an artist What is art? Art is all around us! Something beautiful? Hmmm…..

  5. A process that records pictures Hmmm….. “Is Photography Art?” Something beautiful? What is photography? Does not have to be done by an ‘artist’ The result of reflected light through a lens onto film Hmmm…..

  6. “Is Photography Art?” There is a continuous debate about whether photography can be classified as art… ???WHY???

  7. “Is Photography Art?” “The main objection seems to be that it is primarily a mechanical process that handles most of the work—that the photographer has nothing further to do with it, other than some manipulation in the printing of the picture…” http://thescreamonline.com/essays/essays06-01/rsb_photo_essay.html

  8. “Just as a painting is not art solely because it is a painting, neither is photography an art because it is a photograph. The 'medium' does not make anything art by definition.” http://www.outbackphoto.com/tforum/viewtopic.php?TopicID=1401


  10. “Is Photography Art?” CARRIE MAE WEEMS

  11. “Is Photography Art?” CARRIE MAE WEEMS vs. KARA WALKER

  12. “Is Photography Art?” CARRIE MAE WEEMS

  13. “Is Photography Art?” WEEMS VS CHARLES

  14. “Is Photography Art?” CARRIE MAE WEEMS

  15. “Is Photography Art?” BARBARA KRUGER

  16. “Is Photography Art?” KRUGER VS MARGRITTE

  17. “Is Photography Art?” BARBARA KRUGER

  18. “Is Photography Art?” BARBARA KRUGER

  19. “Is Photography Art?” KRUGER VS MONDRIAN

  20. “Is Photography Art?” RENEE COX

  21. “Is Photography Art?” COX VS. SAAR

  22. “Is Photography Art?” RENEE COX

  23. “Is Photography Art?” DAVID HOCKNEY

  24. “Is Photography Art?” HOCKNEY VS. CLOSE

  25. “Is Photography Art?” DOROTHEA LANGE

  26. “Is Photography Art?” LANGE VS CASSATT

  27. “Is Photography Art?” JENNY LENS

  28. “Is Photography Art?” TINA MODOTTI