Photography and the art of seeing
PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE ART OF SEEING, familiarizes readers with the traditional principles of composition and visual design. However, Patterson provides technique & exercises for breaking with traditional concepts.
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In viewing a photographer's work, do not let labels like "She's a portrait
photographer" blind you to a beautiful landscape that she has made. Always try
to understand the symbolic content of the photograph, or the meaning that the
As Susan Sontag so succinctly states it, "The painter constructs, the photographer
discloses." Every photograph is a document of something, no matter how
unrecognizable, and no matter what composition and tools are employed.
A photographer has to hope for and prepare for "lucky" chance. 6V Photography's
dependence on light is more complete than that of any other medium. Not only is
light necessary for exposing film, but also for perceiving the subject matter in ...
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This Third Edition familiarizes readers with the traditional principles of composition and visual design. The jargon-free text provides practical techniques and innovative exercises for breaking with ... Read full review