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aberration achromatic adjustment Amateur amount angle lens Antiplanetic Aplanatic arrangement astigmatism atoms Back Focus body camera CHAPTER chromatic aberration Cloth bound coefficient of light condenser consideration construction correct crown glass defect definition depth of focus diameter diaphragm direction disk distance distortion energy Engraving enlarging equivalent focus ether exposure eye-piece fact finder focal length focused form of lens form of shutter front combination front lens full aperture give ground glass illustrated inches focus instantaneous shutter larger light passes lines matter maximum aperture motion negative opening optical opticians Paper covers photographic photographic lens picture plane portrait lens practice Price prisms rapid landscape rapid rectilinear ray of light rectilinear refraction result Rotary Stops Scovill & Adams Series sharp single lens slides small stop spherical spherical aberration Steinheil stereoscopic supposed surface swing tion transparent Triplex vibration W. K. BURTON Waterbury wide angle wide-angle lenses
Page iii - Imperial l6mo, over 300 pages, 70 Woodcuts, and Specimens of Prints by the best Permanent Processes. Second Edition, with an Appendix by the late Mr. HENRY FOXTALBOT.
Page iii - By JA BARHYDT. Practical ideas and directions given. Amateurs will learn ideas of color from this book that will be of value to them. And any one by carefully following the directions on Crayon, will be able to make a good Crayon Portrait 50 ART RECREATIONS.— A guide to decorative art. Ladies' popular guide in home decorative work.
Page ii - Edition 2 50 No. 30.— PICTORIAL EFFECT IN PHOTOGRAPHY.— By HP ROBINSON. A new edition. Illustrated. Mr. Robinson's first and best work. Cloth bound i 50 No.
Page ii - No. 23.— A HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY. — Written as a Practical Guide and an Introduction to its Latest Developments, by W. JEROME HARRISON, FGS. and containing a frontispiece of the author. Cloth bound i oo No.
Page i - No. 5.— PHOTOGRAPHY WITH EMULSIONS.— By CAPT. W. DE W. ABNEY, RE, FRS A treatise on the theory and practical working of Gelatine and Collodion Emulsion Processes.
Page i - No. 14. ABOUT PHOTOGRAPHY AND PHOTOGRAPHERS. A series of interesting essays for the studio and study, to which is added European Rambles with a Camera. By H. BADEN PRITCHARD, FCS Paper covers, 50 cents.
Page x - PICTURES, making it the best illustrated Photographic periodical in the world. Special numbers contain more than one high grade illustration ; and there are published, beside superb Photo-gravures, pictorial illustrations, by other photographic and photomechanical printing processes. The illustrations are carefully selected, and represent the best work of representative American artists. There are also copies of famous pictures, from time to time, to illustrate lessons in art for photographers, accompanied...
Page ix - HEARN'S STUDIES IN ARTISTIC PRINTING, with photographs 3 oo BURNET'S HINTS ON ART. A fac timile reproduction of the costly original edition 4 oo PHOTO-ENGRAVING, PHOTO-ETCHING, AND PHOTO-LITHOGRAPHY. By WT WILKINSON. Revised and enlarged by EDWARD L. WILSON, Ph.D. Illustrated. 180 pages. Cloth bound 3 oo PRACTICAL GUIDE TO PHOTOGRAPHIC AND PHOTO-MECHANICAL PRINTING.
Page 24 - After experimenting with most of the lanterns in the market, we have come to the conclusion that for parlor or small hall exhibitions, chemical and optical experiments, etc., the SCOVILL LANTERN affords, at a moderate price, the greatest number of advantages, and from its simplicity and nonliability to get out of order, gives, even in inexperienced hands, results superior to all others. The No. 1. SCOVILL SCIOPTICON when packed for carrying, in its own Russia iron case, measures...