Photo 1: An Introduction to the Art of Photography
- AUTHOR: Katie Stern
- ISBN-13: 9781111036416
- Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
- 480 Pages Paperback
- 1st Edition
- ©2012 Published
- Prices are valid only in the respective region
PHOTO 1: AN INTRODUCTION TO THE ART OF PHOTOGRAPHY is the must have book for photographers looking to bridge the gap between traditional and digital photography. This comprehensive introductory text eases the transition from one system to the other while developing the student's understanding of the scope and importance of this evolution. Not only will students learn how and why to create photographs, but also how to evaluate them from both a technical and aesthetic viewpoint. Through strong visual examples and artist statements from photographers around the world, PHOTO 1 investigates photography as an artistic and visual communication tool. Unique among other introductory photography books, this text also introduces students to copyright law and best business practices for photographers.
1: What is a Photograph?
2: Getting to Know Cameras.
3: What is a Good Photographic Exposure?
4: Film and Film Processing.
5: Traditional Darkroom Printing.
6: Finishing, Mounting and Storing Prints.
7: The Digital Darkroom.
8: Image Development in Photoshop.
9: Final Touches and Creative Options.
10: Digital Color Management and Printing.
11: Working with Light.
13: Critiquing Photographs.
14: Copyright Law.
15: Best Practices.
Appendix A: By the Decade.
Appendix B: List of Photographers.