Category: Photography

  • L'Art de la composition et du cadrage : peinture, photographie, bandes dessinées, publicité

    By Bernard Duc

    Une bonne picture doit frapper le destinataire... et elle doit se graver durablement dans sa mémoire ". Que vous soyez peintre, dessinateur, graphiste, photographe ou cinéaste, beginner ou professionnel, vous êtes quotidiennement confronté à ces exigences. Dans cet ouvrage très précis et documenté (plus de a hundred and twenty reproductions), l'auteur vous offre une étude expérimentée et complète de l'élaboration de l'image composition, cadrage, choix du layout, étude de l'équilibre des lots, des différents plans, des contrastes, du vide et des espaces... remark transcender l. a. réalité, remark choisir les composants d'une photograph et les hiérarchiser pour mettre le sujet en valeur, remark jouer sur l. a. psychologie des formes... Et ainsi, insensiblement, vous serez conduit à trouver votre nombre d'or.
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  • Basics Photography: Working in Black & White

    By David Präkel

    It’s a black-and-white international with fundamentals images: operating in Black & White. This ultimate name within the winning fundamentals images sequence covers all points of black-and-white images in either movie and electronic codecs. Ever ask yourself how colours turn into grayscale tones? learn this ebook, and comprehend. comprehend, too, how photographers can learn how to “see” in black and white, the way to discover the nice subject matters of black-and-white images, and the way to enhance a mastery of black-and-white method. transparent diagrams, inspiring examples, and dozens of invaluable tricks and advice make this e-book a realistic advisor to an exceptional artwork form.

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  • Best Business Practices for Photographers, Second Edition

    By John Harrington

    A follow-up to the winning and acclaimed "Best company Practices for Photographers", this up-to-date and increased version serves as a good extra entire consultant to reaching monetary good fortune and private delight on your company as a photographer. integrated during this new version are sections on licensing your paintings, making the occupation swap from a employees photographer to a freelancer, surviving an IRS audit, and extra. This publication contains top practices in interacting with consumers, negotiating contracts and licenses, and company operations. "Best enterprise Practices for Photographers, moment version" is the most important to a profitable occupation in images.
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  • Ten Photo Assignments: to develop your photographic skills

    By Amanda Quintenz-Fiedler

    Become a greater electronic Photographer, One project at a Time

    There isn't any higher strategy to research than by way of doing. whereas theories, histories, most sensible practices, and sciences floor a radical wisdom of any topic, sooner or later you need to follow that info to really garner knowledge.

    This ebook offers real-world assignments that advisor potential photographers to a real realizing and mastery of the craft. each one task incorporates a record of ambitions, targeted directions, illustrations, and examples. person assignments construct on each other, permitting your mastery to develop because the booklet continues.

    Learn in regards to the functions and boundaries of your gear; the correct how you can reveal a scene for electronic seize; dos and don'ts of cropping and scene placement; how one can colour deal with a scene in-camera; and the way to work out, control, and increase mild to procure the absolute best local files.

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  • Within the Frame: The Journey of Photographic Vision

    Within the Frame is a publication approximately discovering and expressing your photographic imaginative and prescient, particularly the place humans, areas, and cultures are involved. a private ebook filled with real-world knowledge and brilliant photos, writer David duChemin (of pixelatedimage.com) indicates you either the how and the why of discovering, chasing, and expressing your imaginative and prescient with a digicam in your eye. imaginative and prescient results in ardour, and fervour is a cornerstone of serious images. With it, photos draw the attention in and create an emotional adventure. with out it, a photo is usually now not worth—and can’t capture—a viewer’s attention.

    Both tutorial and inspirational, Within the Frame is helping you in your photographic trip to make larger pictures of the locations and other people you like, whether or not they are around the globe or on your personal yard. duChemin covers the right way to inform tales, and the know-how and instruments we've at our disposal to be able to inform these narratives. most significantly, he stresses the the most important subject matter of imaginative and prescient in terms of photographing humans, areas, and cultures—and he is helping you domesticate and locate your individual imaginative and prescient, after which healthy it in the frame.

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  • Amateur Photographer [UK] (30 January 2016)

    Beginner Photographer is the world’s oldest weekly photographic journal, confirmed in 1884. it's the revered authority for information and reports, with particular assessments and investigations at the most recent gear. The weekly contents comprise interviews and columns from the various world’s prime photographers and sensible strategy to motivate and enthuse the dedicated readership, to whom taking photographs is much greater than only a pastime. crucial studying for these attracted to purchasing photographic apparatus or short of recommendation approximately bettering their photograph taking.
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  • Photography: Theoretical Snapshots

    Over the past twenty-five years, images has moved to centre-stage within the examine of visible tradition and has proven itself in different disciplines. This development has introduced with it a diversification in techniques to the research of the photographic photo.

    Photography: Theoretical Snapshots bargains fascinating views on images thought this present day from a few of the world’s top critics and theorists. It introduces new technique of images, with themes together with:

    • a community-based knowing of Spencer Tunick’s arguable installations
    • the tactile and auditory dimensions of photographic viewing
    • snapshot photography
    • the use of images in human rights discourse.

    Photography: Theoretical Snapshots additionally addresses the query of images heritage, revisiting the paintings of a few of the main influential theorists equivalent to Roland Barthes, Walter Benjamin, and the October workforce, re-evaluating the missed style of the carte-de-visite photo, and addressing photography’s wider function in the ideologies of modernity. the gathering opens with an advent through the editors, reading the trajectory of images experiences and conception over the last 3 many years and the ways that the self-discipline has been constituted.

    Ranging from the main own to the main dehumanized makes use of of images, from the 19th century to the current day, from Latin the USA to Northern Europe, Photography: Theoretical Snapshots may be of value to all these drawn to images, visible tradition, and cultural history.

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  • Shoot Sexy: Pinup Photography in the Digital Age

    By Ryan Armbrust

    The pinup glance made recognized on WWII bombers and within the Fifties has develop into a undying vintage that's now present process a revival via electronic images. along the quick development of the Boudoir style - additionally lined during this publication - the unfashionable pinup glance is an more and more well known request from consumers. This publication will exhibit you all easy methods to in achieving it, no matter if you’re capturing professionally, or simply for enjoyable.
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  • 20th Century Photography

    From Ansel Adams to Piet Zwart: The Museum Ludwig's instruction manual of images within the twentieth century
     
    "Defining photographs of photographic artwork during this century which saved me turning the 750+ pages with enthusiasm for lots of an hour." —Photo artwork International, United Kingdom

    The historical past of images started approximately 2 hundred years in the past, yet simply really lately has it been absolutely regarded as a medium in its personal correct. Cologne’s Museum Ludwig used to be the 1st museum of latest paintings to dedicate a considerable part to overseas images. The L. Fritz Gruber assortment, from which this e-book is drawn, is without doubt one of the most vital in Germany and probably the most consultant at any place on the earth, constituting the middle of the museum’s holdings.

    This e-book presents a desirable perception into the collection’s wealthy variety; from conceptual paintings to abstraction to reportage, all the significant hobbies and genres are represented through an enormous collection of the century’s so much awesome images. From Ansel Adams to Piet Zwart, over 850 works are offered in alphabetical order by way of photographer, with descriptive texts and photographers’ biographical information, offering a finished and necessary review of twentieth century photography.

    Edited by means of the Museum Ludwig Cologne

    The authors: Reinhold Mißelbeck, Marianne Bieger-Thielemann, Gérard A. Goodrow, Lilian Haberer, Ute Pröllochs, Anke Solbrig, Thomas von Taschitzki, and Nina Zschocke.
     
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