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Barbara London

Autor(a) de Photography

32 Works 1,380 Membros 8 Críticas

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Obras por Barbara London

Photography (1981) 848 exemplares
Photograph Collector's Guide (1979) — Auteur — 59 exemplares
Video/Art: The First Fifty Years (2020) 20 exemplares
Photography: The Essential Way (2007) 16 exemplares

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Conhecimento Comum

Data de nascimento
1946
Sexo
female

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Críticas

This is a textbook so it has fairly shallow coverage of many topics related to photography. Having picked up photography in bits and pieces throughout the last few years, some parts were really useful and other parts more review. You could probably get a lot of the same information without reading a full textbook, but if you enjoy reading textbooks, getting the wide perspective this book gives is useful.

The one thing I have mixed feelings about is that, since this is an older edition of this text, it covered both digital and film photography. The sections on film photography were interesting, but I mostly skimmed them because, realistically, I'm never actually going to do it.… (mais)
 
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eri_kars | 4 outras críticas | Jul 10, 2022 |
This is one of the best, or the best I have read, book on digital photography I have used. It was the basis for an adult education class on digital photography at the Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen, Michigan.
 
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michtelassn | Dec 27, 2014 |
It's amazing the revolution in photography in the last 15 years. This is one of the best textbooks on the subject and is used as the basis for teaching in colleges and institutes across the country; and in 1998 there was only a single chapter about digital photography. What's fascinating is that the principles and practices espoused in this book are still so relevant despite the major shift in the technology. I think this might be changing, though, as an entirely new aesthetic is starting to emerge based on the unique properties of digital.… (mais)
 
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jburlinson | 4 outras críticas | May 12, 2013 |
A practical beginning book on photography. It include the darkroom and digital. My photography class textbook.
 
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Borg-mx5 | Mar 8, 2010 |

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Obras
32
Membros
1,380
Popularidade
#18,638
Avaliação
3.9
Críticas
8
ISBN
90

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