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Film & digital techniques for zone system photography [electronic resource] / Glenn Rand.

Rand, Glenn. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781608950638 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1608950638 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9781608950652 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1608950654 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (127 p.) : ill.
  • Publisher: Buffalo, N.Y. : Amherst Media, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Front Cover; Copyright; Contents; About the Author; About the Contributors; INTRODUCTION; 1. GETTING STARTED; 2. UNDERSTANDING LIGHT; 3. THE ZONE SCALE; 4. ZONE PLACEMENT; 5. VISUALIZING THE SYSTEM; 6. DEVELOPMENT; 7. MAKING PHOTOGRAPHS; 8. IN-CAMERA CONTRAST CORRECTION; 9. ADVANCED PRINTING TECHNIQUES; 10. THE ZONE SYSTEM FOR DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY; CONCLUSION A Personal Approach to the Visual Language; Index; Back Cover.
Summary, etc.: Avid art photographers will learn how to model their work after legendary black-and-white photographer Ansel Adams in this instructional guide. Adams' methodology, known as the Zone System, takes what the viewer will see--the final print--into consideration at the beginning of the photographic process, rather than focusing strictly on what the photographer sees. Once this concept, called "previsualization," is presented and defined, the book then follows a step-by-step approach to incorporating these ideas into all aspects of the photographic process, including lighting, exposure, development or.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Zone system (Photography)
Composition (Photography)
Photography > Digital techniques.
Photography, Artistic.
Photography.
Visual perception.
Fine Arts.
PHOTOGRAPHY > Techniques > Darkroom.
Genre: Electronic books.

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