The digital age reshapes our notion of photography. Not everyone is happy ... | Art and design | The Guardian

Instagram, selfies, citizen reportage – technology has produced a new kind of work that is finding its way into galleries

“Photography is demonstrably the most contemporary of art forms; it is the most vital, effective and universal means of communication of facts and ideas between peoples and nations.” So said Cornell Capa, the founder of the International Centre of Photography, which opened in New York in 1974 with a remit to preserve the archives and exhibit the work of what he called “concerned photographers” everywhere.

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