A Short Course in Photography

A Short Course in Photography

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For one-semester introductory courses in photography.This easy-to-use, inexpensive text introduces students to the fundamentals of photography and suggests ways in which they might create photographs that have meaning. Oriented toward traditional black and white photography, the book also explores digital techniques and web photography resources, equipment, cameras and camera accessories, the exposure and development of film, and the making and finishing of prints. All aspects of the process are explained and illustrated clearly in two-page spreads, each of which addresses a self-contained topic.
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  • Paperback | 187 pages
  • 208 x 272 x 10mm | 599.99g
  • Pearson
  • United States
  • 5th edition
  • 013110201X
  • 9780131102019

Table of contents

1. Camera. 2. Lens. 3. Film. 4. Exposure. 5. Developing the Negative. 6. Printing. 7. Lighting. 8. Special Techniques. 9. Seeing Like a Camera. Glossary. Photo Credits. Bibliography. Index. Photography on the Internet.
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