Hans Christian Adam studied psychology, art history and communication in Goettingen and Vienna. As a specialist in historical images, he has published numerous articles and books, including titles on travel and war photography. He is the author of TASCHEN's Edward Sheriff Curtis: The North American Indian, Karl Blossfeldt, and Eugene Atget: Paris.
"A gigantic undertaking on the pioneer of photographic studies of
"Muybridge was the first person to recognise the potential for photography to convey movement, speed and vitality and produced a plethora of fabulous images of man and beast racing around."