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Serial Photography: Using Themed Images to Improve Your Photographic Skills [NOOK Book]

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One of the most promising ways to improve as a photographer is through the use of serial photography - a method that author Harald Mante has used and taught throughout his career.

In Serial Photography: Using Themed Images to Improve Your Photographic Skills, Mante explains how to focus your photographic work on themes, objects, shapes, colors, and moods, rather than randomly searching for that one great shot. After putting his methods into ...

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Serial Photography: Using Themed Images to Improve Your Photographic Skills

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Overview

One of the most promising ways to improve as a photographer is through the use of serial photography - a method that author Harald Mante has used and taught throughout his career.

In Serial Photography: Using Themed Images to Improve Your Photographic Skills, Mante explains how to focus your photographic work on themes, objects, shapes, colors, and moods, rather than randomly searching for that one great shot. After putting his methods into practice, you will soon notice that you are able to train yourself to look at things in new and exciting ways. And by continuously adding new images to your collections, you will improve the quality of your photographic work.

In this beautifully illustrated book, Mante presents many of his own photographic series and gives thorough explanations of the concepts behind each series, providing motivation for readers to pursue their own serial projects. Serial Photography can be used as a guide or textbook by both amateur and professional photographers, as well as by students.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781457103421
  • Publisher: Rocky Nook
  • Publication date: 2/28/2011
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 160
  • File size: 19 MB
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Meet the Author

Born in Berlin in 1936, Harald Mante studied graphic design and painting at Werkkunstschule Wiesbaden. He taught Photographic Design at Dortmund Polytechnic and at the European Art Academy in Trier, as well as many seminars and workshops. Professor Mante has authored numerous art books and textbooks. His photographic work has been exhibited in museums and private collections world-wide, and his books and calendars have become collector's items.

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Table of Contents

Serial Photography General Themes

Chapter 1: Houses

Chapter 2: Stairs

Chapter 3: Tables and Chairs

Chapter 4: Brushes

Chapter 5: At the Market

Chapter 6: Plastic

Chapter 7: Balloons

Chapter 8: Umbrellas and Sunshades

Chapter 9: Water

Chapter 10: Boats

Chapter 11: Laundry

Chapter 12: Traffic Mirrors

Chapter 13: Street Lamps

Chapter 14: Light and Shade

Chapter 15: Palm Trees

Chapter 16: Cacti

Chapter 17: Views Through Buildings

Chapter 18: People Photographed from Behind

Chapter 19: Dolls and Mannequins

Chapter 20: Shoes and Gloves

Serial Photography and Design Theory

Chapter 21: Doubling Up

Chapter 22: Triples

Chapter 23: Semicircles and Circles

Chapter 24: Lines and Stripes

Chapter 25: Checkered Patterns

Serial Photography and Color Theory

Chapter 26: The Color Blue

Chapter 27: Colors and Non-Colors

Chapter 28: Complementary Colors: Red and Green

Chapter 29: The Multicolored Spectrum

Chapter 30: Monochromatic Pastels

Serial Photography Special Themes

Chapter 31: Mirror Images

Chapter 32: Automotive Reflections

Chapter 33: Still Lifes

Chapter 34: Glass Fa├žades

Chapter 35: Packaged Objects

Chapter 36: About the Tableaus

Chapter 37: Displaying Serial Images

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