This book provides the basic knowledge needed to make effective, attractive photographs in black and white. It focuses on the essential steps in camera handling, film exposure and development, printing, and presentation. A great number of photographs are used as examples and illustrate various process steps. The chapters are short, easy to follow, and devoted to specific subject. A full glossary is also included.
1 Introduction2 Hints for Photographing Effectively 3 Camera Types and Features 4 Viewing, Framing, and Focusing 5 Lens Types and Features 6 Film Types and Features 7 Meters and Metering 8 Depth of Field 9 Light 10 Film Exposure 11 Filters 12 Film Processing: Preparation 13 Developing Film 14 Printing 15 Print Finishing Glossary