Eyewitness Companions: Photography, 1st Edition

  • Tom Ang
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  • ISBN-10: 0756648467
  • ISBN-13: 9780756648466
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - 12th Grade +
  • 344 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2005 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2005

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Overview

This title illustrates techniques and how to take amazing pictures, as well as looking at renowned photographers, the most up to date equipment and a history of the art form. Specially commissioned illustrations and photographs. Written by experts in each field. Using the award winning design of the Eyewitness Travel Guides, Eyewitness Companions are the ultimate visual handbook to a wide range of subjects!

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Gallery of Photographers.
2: Introduction.
3: An A-to-Z of Some of the World’s Most Influential Photographers.
4: Adams, Ansel.
5: Bravo, Manuel Alvarez.
6: Araki, Nobuyoshi.
7: Arbus, Diane.
8: Arnold, Eve.
9: Beato, Felice.
10: Blossfeldt, Karl.
11: Bourdin, Guy.
12: Bourke-White, Margaret.
13: Brandt, Bill.
14: Cameron, Julia Margaret.
15: Capa, Robert.
16: Cartier-Bresson, Henri.
17: Cruz, Valdir.
18: Dalton, Stephen.
19: Doubilet, David.
20: Dupain, Max.
21: Eisenstaedt, Alfred.
22: Erwitt, Elliott.
23: Haas, Ernst.
24: Heartfield, John.
25: Hosking, Eric.
26: Hosoe, Eikoh.
27: Iturbide, Graciela.
28: Kertész, André.
29: Lanting, Frans.
30: Leibovitz, Annie.
31: List, Herbert.
32: Mason, Leo.
33: McCullin, Don.
34: McCurry, Steve.
35: Meiselas, Susan.
36: Rai, Raghu.
37: Ray, Man.
38: Rodchenko, Alexandr.
39: Salgado, Sebastião.
40: Sander, August.
41: Smith, William Eugene.
42: Stieglitz, Alfred.
43: Sudek, Josef.
44: Ueda, Shoji.
45: The Story of Photography.
46: Introduction.
47: The Dawn of Photography (1820–60).
48: Commanding the Medium (1860–90).
49: Expanding Horizons (1890–1920).
50: Awareness and Vision (1920–50).
51: Innovations and Rebellions (1950–70).
52: Divergences (1970–90).
53: Dispersions & Digital Promises (1990–).
54: Photographic Tools.
55: Introduction.
56: Film-Using Cameras.
57: Film and Formats.
58: Setting up a Darkroom.
59: Black-and-White Processing.
60: Black-and-White Printing.
61: Digital Cameras.
62: Lenses.
63: Camera Accessories.
64: Working with Digital Images.
65: Introduction.
66: Setting up a Digital Workroom.
67: Transferring and Storing Digital Images.
68: Converting Film to Digital.
69: Image Manipulation Software.
70: Controlling Size, Shape, and Brightness.
71: Controlling Color.
72: Adjusting Sharpness.
73: Filter Effects.
74: Selections and Masks.
75: Layers and Blends.
76: Printers.
77: Creating the Perfect Print.
78: Elements of Photography.
79: Introduction.
80: The Art of Composition.
81: Using Color.
82: Working in Black and White.
83: Working with Light.
84: Controlling Exposure.
85: Using Lenses.
86: Focusing and Depth of Field.
87: Filters and In-Camera Effects.
88: Taking Successful Photographs.
89: Introduction.
90: Portraits.
91: Animals.
92: Events.
93: Documentary.
94: Children.
95: Travel.
96: Landscapes.
97: Plants and Gardens.
98: The Nude.
99: Architecture.
100: Art.
101: Taking Photography Further.
102: Introduction.
103: Turning Professional.
104: Commercial Photography.
105: Creating a Portfolio.
106: Exhibiting Photographs.
107: Diagnosing Problems.
Glossary.
Directory.
Index.
Acknowledgments.