Basic Photographic Materials and Processes / Edition 2

Basic Photographic Materials and Processes / Edition 2

by Leslie Stroebel, John Compton, Ira Current, Richard D. Zakia
     
 

ISBN-10: 0240804058

ISBN-13: 9780240804057

Pub. Date: 03/28/2000

Publisher: Elsevier Science

An essential resource for understanding how photography works and how to solve the many problems photographers face when learning this trade. It deals with the fundamental principles upon which the photographic process is based and presents the principles in a practical manner.

The new edition of this classic text has been updated to include a new chapter on

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An essential resource for understanding how photography works and how to solve the many problems photographers face when learning this trade. It deals with the fundamental principles upon which the photographic process is based and presents the principles in a practical manner.

The new edition of this classic text has been updated to include a new chapter on Digital Imaging. This important addition covers, in depth, everything photographers need to know in order to be completely up-to-date on the digital aspects of photography. This book is heavily illustrated with helpful photographs and line drawings, and also includes a special color insert. Since Basic Photographic Materials and Processes deals with the capturing, recording, and reproduction of visual images, the principles discussed have direct applications to graphic arts printing, graphic design, computer graphics and electronic imaging.

Learn about converting analog to digital- bits to gray levels, brightness resolution, and spatial resolution

Covers image processing basics- concepts, filters, color spaces

Up-to-date information on storage of Digital Images- magnetic, optical, electrical, CD Media, and Digital Printing

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780240804057
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
03/28/2000
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
8.54(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.04(d)

Table of Contents

Light and Photometry; Camera and Printing Exposure, Variability and Quality Control in Photography; Photographic Sensitometry; Photographic Optics; Chemistry for Photographers; Photographic Emusionsk Films and Papers; Black and White Photographic Development; Post-Developmental and Archival Considerations; Digital Imaging; Tone Reproduction; Micro-image evaluation; Visual perception; Filters; Color; Color reproduction; Appendixes, Index

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