Viewers will be able to see the continuing tradition of pictorial photography, which continues largely unruffled by modern movements. This conservatism with variations is one of the strengths of the photographic society exhibitions and one of the facets that is periodically attacked by graphic artists and fine art critics.

note in an English catalogue of photographic exhibition, 1960.

A Concise History of Photography by Helmut Gernsheim

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