9780240802039-0240802039-The Zone System for 35MM Photographers: A Basic Guide to Exposure Control

The Zone System for 35MM Photographers: A Basic Guide to Exposure Control

ISBN-13: 9780240802039
ISBN-10: 0240802039
Edition: 2nd
Author: Graves, Carson
Publication date: 1997
Publisher: Focal Press
Format: Paperback 130 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780240802039
ISBN-10: 0240802039
Edition: 2nd
Author: Graves, Carson
Publication date: 1997
Publisher: Focal Press
Format: Paperback 130 pages

Summary

Acknowledged authors Graves, Carson wrote The Zone System for 35MM Photographers: A Basic Guide to Exposure Control comprising 130 pages back in 1997. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0240802039 and 9780240802039. Since then The Zone System for 35MM Photographers: A Basic Guide to Exposure Control textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

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Thousands of photographers have used the simple techniques described in this book to produce consistently excellent negatives and luminous prints. In this long awaited new edition, offering updated material and examples, Graves shows photographers how to apply the principles and procedures of the Zone System to both black and white and color photography. His proven methods allow even beginning photographers to relate the theory of the Zone System to their own equipment, materials, working procedures, and photographic tastes. Better still, the book imparts the understanding that the Zone System is not just a technique, but a way of thinking about photography that allows its practitioners greater freedom and creativity.

Graves' approach is based on the experiences and successes of hundreds of students. Special attention is given to the needs of roll film users with methods adapted especially for 35mm cameras. Over 80 illustrations, including full pages of color, provide clear examples of the techniques described. You won't need to learn logarithms or buy special equipment. This is not just the easiest to understand explanation of the Zone System available; it is a way to change your whole perception about the photographic image.

Carson Graves has been teaching, exhibiting, and writing about photography for over twenty years at schools and workshops around the country, including Arizona State University, Ohio University, and the Maine Photographic Workshops. He is the author of another highly respected photographic manual, Elements of Black & White Printing (Focal Press).

The easiest to understand explanation of the Zone System available.
Explains how the Zone System allows photographers to use the full creative potential of their cameras and film.
Based on the results and success of thousands of students.

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