Mastering Black-and-White Photography: From Camera to Darkroom

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Allworth Press, 2003 - Photography - 255 pages
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“A masterful book . . . offers a wealth of practical suggestions to improve your photography, many of which are just as useful when shooting color.”—Popular Photography

“. . . highly recommended!”—Library Journal

Now updated and expanded to cover the latest information on the impact of digital imaging and Internet technology, Mastering Black and White Photography covers every aspect of the process, from choosing a camera and building a darkroom to finding subjects and creating dazzling prints. Readers will discover expert advice and no-fail techniques for developing a contact sheet; creating a final print, using the Internet to present a portfolio, making extra prints and enlargements, and more. For any photographer looking to develop expert skills in the art and technique of black-and-white photography, this newly revised classic provides all the ready-to-use help one needs!

• An industry classic providing a thorough introduction to black-and-white photography

• One of the most reasonably priced, accessible, and comprehensive books on the topic

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Drawing upon 20 years of experience as an accomplished professional photographer, Suess offers readers a very thorough introduction to black-and-white photography. Virtually everything an amateur ... Read full review

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Bernhard J. Suess is a professional photographer and instructor whose work has been published in more than 30 publications in seven countries. The author of Creative Black-and-White Photography, he lives in Bethlehem, PA.

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