Photography
Score: 4
From 4 Ratings

Photography


  • Author : Liz Wells
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Genre: Photography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0415307031


Photography Book Description :

This seminal text for photography students identifies key debates in photographic theory, stimulates discussion and evaluation of the critical use of photographic images and ways of seeing. This new edition retains the thematic structure and text features of its predecessors but also expands coverage on photojournalism, digital imaging techniques, race and colonialism. The content is updated with additional international and contemporary examples and images throughout and the inclusion of colour photos. Features of this new edition include: *Key concepts and short biographies of major thinkers *Updated international and contemporary case studies and examples *A full glossary of terms, a comprehensive bibliography *Resource information, including guid...

Photography
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Photography


  • Author : Pierre Bourdieu
  • Publisher : Stanford University Press
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0804726892


Photography Book Description :

The everyday practice of photography by millions of amateur photographers may seem to be a spontaneous and highly personal activity. But France's leading sociologist and cultural theorist shows that few cultural activities are more structured and systematic than photography....

Photography
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Photography


  • Author : Mary Warner Marien
  • Publisher : Laurence King Publishing
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Photography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781856694933


Photography Book Description :

Here is the history weve been waiting for ... erudite and entertaining ... she shows how pictures really did change our world. Her shrewd selection of over 600 fascinating photos (many in colour) illustrate a history that meets the ultimate test; open to any page and youre hooked ... and its free from tormenting academic jargon. Camera Arts This groundbreaking survey of international photography, which examines the discipline across the full range of its uses by both professionals and amateurs, has been expanded and brought up to date for this second edition. Each of the eight chapters takes a period of up to forty years and examines the medium through the lenses of art, science, social science, travel, war, fashion, the mass media and individual pra...

The Digital Photography Book
Score: 4
From 42 Ratings

The Digital Photography Book


  • Author : Scott Kelby
  • Publisher : Pearson Education
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Photography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780321934949


The Digital Photography Book Book Description :

Furnishes an overview of digital photography, covering such topics as cameras, exposure, lighting, shutter speed, depth of field, and resolution--and tips on how to avoid hours of photo-editing by taking great photographs the first time....

The Photograph
Score: 4.5
From 3 Ratings

The Photograph


  • Author : Graham Clarke
  • Publisher : Oxford History of Art (Paperba
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Genre: Photography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0192842005


The Photograph Book Description :

Provides a history of photography through essays on its major themes and genres...

Photography

Photography


  • Author : John Ingledew
  • Publisher : Laurence King Publishing
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Photography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1856694321


Photography Book Description :

"John Ingledew: Photography provides a basic introduction for students across the visual arts. This accessible, inspirational guide to creative photography explores the subjects and themes that have always obsessed photographers and explains technique in a clear and simple way. Embracing the whole spectrum of photography from traditional to digital, it introduces the work of the masters of the art as well as showing fresh, dynamic images created by young photographers from all over the world. An essential resource, the book also provides a valuable overview of careers in photography and a comprehensive reference section, including a glossary of technical vocabulary."--BOOK JACKET....

The Digital Photography Book

The Digital Photography Book


  • Author : Scott Kelby
  • Publisher : Rocky Nook, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2020-06-11
  • Genre: Photography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781681986739


The Digital Photography Book Book Description :

Learn how to take professional-quality photographs using the same tricks today’s top photographers use (surprisingly, it’s easier than you’d think)! This is a completely, totally updated version of the #1 best-selling digital photography book of all time! It’s the award winning, worldwide smash hit, written by Scott Kelby, that’s been translated into dozens of different languages. Here’s how Scott describes this book’s brilliant premise: “If you and I were out on a shoot, and you asked me, ‘Hey, how do I get this flower to be in focus, with the background out of focus?,’ I wouldn’t stand there and give you a photography lecture. In real life, I’d just say, ‘Put on your zoom lens, set your f-stop to f/2.8, focus on the flower...

Photography and Philosophy

Photography and Philosophy


  • Author : Scott Walden
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-03-29
  • Genre: Photography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781444335088


Photography and Philosophy Book Description :

PHOTOGRAPHY AND PHILOSOPHY ESSAYS ON THE PENCIL OF NATURE "Many of the essays are well written and indeed groundbreaking...Given its overall depth, the anthology is worth reading by any critic, curator or student of the arts."-Prefix Photo "How does anyone accept or deny 'reality' in photographic excursions? This is the central issue in this extraordinary compilation of 13 essays by contemporary philosophers who argue back and forth (in editor Walden's clever arrangement) so that readers must engage their own minds within the constantly conflicting (theoretical and personal) propositions/explanations. This is a rich, provocative, intelligent, challenging, and important compilation. Highly recommended."-Choice "Required reading for anyone interested i...

Towards a Philosophy of Photography
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Towards a Philosophy of Photography


  • Author : Vilém Flusser
  • Publisher : Reaktion Books
  • Release Date : 2000-12
  • Genre: Education
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1861890761


Towards a Philosophy of Photography Book Description :

Media philosopher Vilém Flusser proposed a revolutionary new way of thinking about photography. An analysis of the medium in terms of aesthetics, science and politics provided him with new ways of understanding both the cultural crises of the past and the new social forms nascent within them. Flusser showed how the transformation of textual into visual culture (from the linearity of history into the two-dimensionality of magic) and of industrial into post-industrial society (from work into leisure) went hand in hand, and how photography allows us to read and interpret these changes with particular clarity....

Digital Photography

Digital Photography


  • Author : Ken Milburn
  • Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Computers
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0596526903


Digital Photography Book Description :

Provides information on digital photography, covering such topics as getting the best shot, panoramas, photo corrections, converting photographs to paintings, retouching photographs, color printing, and creating a digital slide show....