Artificial Lighting for Photography

Artificial Lighting for Photography

by Joy McKenzie, Daniel Overturf
     
 

ISBN-10: 1428318046

ISBN-13: 9781428318045

Pub. Date: 01/15/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning


ARTIFICIAL LIGHTING FOR PHOTOGRAPHY clearly explains the use of artificial lighting of all types through a rich combination of detailed diagrams, visual examples, and practical instruction. Written for beginning photographers, the book introduces and explains the basic concepts of lighting techniques and the relevant equipment and hardware before going on to cover…  See more details below

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ARTIFICIAL LIGHTING FOR PHOTOGRAPHY clearly explains the use of artificial lighting of all types through a rich combination of detailed diagrams, visual examples, and practical instruction. Written for beginning photographers, the book introduces and explains the basic concepts of lighting techniques and the relevant equipment and hardware before going on to cover the latest advances in lighting equipment and digital capture devices. This fundamental knowledge is then used to teach key techniques that will help readers utilize the equipment effectively in their work. Equally emphasizing both studio and location environments, ARTIFICIAL LIGHTING FOR PHOTOGRAPHY describes methods for solving a variety of challenges so that readers will gain a thorough understanding of how and why artificial lighting techniques work.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781428318045
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/15/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
237
Sales rank:
455,698
Product dimensions:
10.84(w) x 8.44(h) x 0.47(d)

Table of Contents


SECTION I: LIGHTING TECHNIQUES: BASIC CONCEPTS & THEORIES. 1: Light. 2: Shadows, Shapes & Multiple Sources. Photographer At Work: Polly Chandler, Greg Landrum. 3: Reflective Surfaces. Photographer At Work: Deborah Fletcher, Dimitris Skliris. 4: Transparent Objects. Photographer At Work: Todd Davis, Brian Wetzstein. SECTION II: LIGHTING APPLICATION: LIGHT, EQUIPMENT & PORTRAITURE. 5: Light Measurement & Color Temperature. Photographer At Work: Lee Buchsbaum, Josh Sanseri. 6: Light Sources & Safety. Photographer At Work: Pete Jones, Chris Walker. 7: Light Modifiers & Accessories. Photographer At Work: Gregory Crewdson, Richard Sands. 8: Lighting for the Portrait. Photographer At Work: Keith Cotton, Pramoonchai NopsuwanvongSection III: Grip Glossary Handbook. 9: Bannister's Guide. Glossary. Index.

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