Synopses & Reviews
The continuation volume to the highly successful "Basic Techniques of Photography, Book 1", this profusely illustrated manual offers a contemporary guide to Ansel Adams' brilliant approach to creative photography. 320 illustrations, 160 in color. 30 technical illustrations.
"Sources for quotations by Ansel Adams": p. 378-379.
Table of Contents
The expressive photographic print -- The quest for the perfect negative -- Film testing procedures -- Using characteristic curves to evaluate films and developers -- Specialty black-and-white films -- Alternative photographic printing processes: general considerations -- The cyanotype -- Alternative silver printing processes -- Platinum/palladium prints -- Gum dichromate printing processes -- Approaches to color photography -- Photography and electronic imaging -- Digital imaging.