عنوان مقاله [English]
In the study of photography and its interaction on the art of painting, ups and downs in the relationship between the two arts were created by artists and theorists; From the beginning of photography, which did not value art for photography, until it was able to gradually find its place among other arts and was given the right to photograph in court, there was a very long way to go. This is while painting has always been at the top and was a glorious art and a symbol of wealth, culture and civilization. We want to know what is the place of painting over painting over time? How do contemporary thinkers and theorists evaluate it? In the contemporary and postmodern era, photography has an effect on the presentation of many arts and is still in competition with painting. This article uses a descriptive-analytical method to analyze the position of photography from the perspective of contemporary theorists with an approach to the views of Walter Benjamin. It seams ; Photography, because of its flexibility and creativity, has changed rapidly in contrast to painting and has become a new tool in postmodern art. In such a way that it can be considered an independent art with a new expression, beyond comparison with painting and even the founder of many artistic styles.