Hands on Media History : A new methodology in the humanities and social sciences

@inproceedings{Hall2019HandsOM,
  title={Hands on Media History : A new methodology in the humanities and social sciences},
  author={Nick Hall and J. Ellis},
  year={2019}
}
This chapter attempts to articulate multiple sites of encounter in the viewing and, crucially, making of a rephotographic image. Rephotography is a practice that offers novel opportunities for engagement with archival materials for both the creator and the viewer. An increasingly popular method for presenting rephotographic material is that of holding an historic image up in front of a contemporary place so that both can be photographed together. Side-by-side presentation is a comparative style… Expand
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