Photography for The 21st Century / Edition 1

Photography for The 21st Century / Edition 1

by Katie Miller
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1418009385

ISBN-13: 9781418009380

Pub. Date: 08/17/2006

Publisher: Cengage Learning

This pioneering book bridges the gap between traditional and digital camera and darkroom techniques, easing the transition from one system to the other while developing an understanding of the scope and importance of the evolution. Photography is investigated as a visual art throughout and cultural references provide a solid understanding of the power and

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This pioneering book bridges the gap between traditional and digital camera and darkroom techniques, easing the transition from one system to the other while developing an understanding of the scope and importance of the evolution. Photography is investigated as a visual art throughout and cultural references provide a solid understanding of the power and significance of the medium. Readers learn not only how to make photographs-but also how to evaluate their photographs from both technical and aesthetic viewpoints.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781418009380
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/17/2006
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
416
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.94(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

1.What is a photograph? 2.Cameras and how they work. 3.Brief history of photography. 4.Critiquing a photo. 5.Introduction to the digital darkroom. 6.What is a good photographic exposure? 7.Film processing and digital capture. 8.Aperture and shutter speed relationships. 9.Working with light meters. 10.Working with values and contrast. 11.Working with light. 12.Selection and clean-up tools. 13.Composition. 14.Layers and composites. 15.Changing color images to grayscale. 16.Working with color photography. 17.Printing your photographs. 18.Options for Output: Printing and Beyond the photograph on the wall. Appendix.

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