The Photo as Art

Berenson, Ruth
April 1975
National Review;4/25/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 15, p458
This article examines key issues and developments related to photography and art in the U.S. A discussion is presented on the factors contributing to the increased interest of Americans in photography. Information is presented on several U.S. photographers and artists and their contributions to their respective fields. Despite the fact that, 135 years after its invention, photography and pictorial art are on convergent courses, neither of the two has been debased. It is reported that the meeting of photography and pictorial art signals the opening of new vistas for both.


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