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Title:
The new 35mm photographer's handbook : everything you need to get the most out of your camera, including
Author:
Calder, Julian.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Third revised edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Three Rivers Press, 1999.
Physical Description:
239 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 21 cm
General Note:
Rev. ed. of: The 35mm photographer's handbook. 1986.
Language:
English
Added Author:
Added Uniform Title:
35mm photographer's handbook.
ISBN:
9780609804223
Format :
Book

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More than a million copies sold worldwide--newly expanded and revised This classic guide to 35mm photography tells you everything you need to know to take great pictures.          A comprehensive and easy-to-understand resource,The New 35MM Photographer's Handbookwalks you through the basics of photography, including selecting the right camera for your needs, using filters and fills, choosing the right lens for a specific shot, and approaching a wide range of specialty photography.          And it doesn't just stop with the basics -- it brings you right up to date with the most advanced and cutting edge photographic technologies to help you move your craft to the next level. With thorough step-by-step explanations of the Advantix System, electronic cameras, E-6 film, dry darkroom techniques, and more,The New 35MM Photographer's Handbookis the rarest of guidebooks: a valuable tool for the beginner and a valued reference for the seasoned professional.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 8
Cameras
SLR camerasp. 10
Electronic camerasp. 12
Special purpose camerasp. 18
Lenses
Zoom lensesp. 20
Fixed lensesp. 24
Specialist lensesp. 28
Exposure
Autofocusp. 30
Exposurep. 32
Aperture and shutterp. 36
Exposure metersp. 38
Film
Film color negativep. 40
Film black and whitep. 42
Film transparencyp. 44
Film handlingp. 46
Available light
Times of dayp. 48
Daylightp. 50
Weatherp. 52
Filters
Filters black and whitep. 54
Filters colorp. 56
Lighting
Compact flash unitsp. 58
Using compact flashp. 62
Lightingp. 64
Accessories
Backgroundsp. 68
Tripodsp. 70
Casesp. 74
Viewers and screensp. 76
Accessoriesp. 78
Household objectsp. 82
Equipment
Equipment chartp. 84
The systemp. 88
Preparation
Preparationp. 90
Checklistp. 92
Subjects
Portraitsp. 94
Childrenp. 102
Photojournalismp. 108
Weddingsp. 118
Still lifep. 124
Close-upp. 130
Landscapep. 134
Aerialp. 140
Marinep. 144
Beautyp. 148
Nudesp. 152
Travelp. 156
Animalsp. 162
Gardens and flowersp. 168
Architecturep. 172
Sportp. 178
Special effects
Special effectsp. 184
Manipulated image
Manipulated imagep. 190
Digital photography
Digital photographyp. 200
Travel
Travel with the camerap. 202
Adverse conditionsp. 204
Clothingp. 206
Medical and legalp. 210
Processing and printing
Faults on filmp. 212
Processing, printing, and paperp. 214
Toningp. 216
Viewing
Filing and viewingp. 218
Projectorsp. 220
Copyingp. 222
Mounts and framesp. 224
Presentationp. 226
Applications
Applicationsp. 228
Web sitesp. 230
Recommended booksp. 232
Indexp. 234
Creditsp. 238
Grey cardp. 240

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