My Library - Railroading Books - The Basic Book of Photography

Edition: Fourth

Authors: Tom Grimm & Michelle Grimm

Publisher: Penguin Group

Published: 1997

ISBN: 0-452-27825-2

Pages: 568

This fourth edition of the best and most comprehensive book in the field is the ideal handbook for beginning photographers and a valuable reference for pros. Completely updated and enlarged, the book has a new chapter on digital cameras, plus extensive information on APS (Advanced Photo System) models. 240 photos.

ChapterPageTitle / Description
11Operating Your Camera
261Determining Exposure
3102Choosing Lenses
4141Finding Out All About Flash
5196Selecting Films
6225Improving Photos with Filters
7256Considering Accessory Equipment
8274Using Point-and-Shoot and Other Convenience Cameras
9307Experimenting with Digital Cameras and Computer Photo Electronic Imaging
10316Composing Effective Photographs
11344Learning About Lighting
12359Photographing Under Special Conditions
13416Traveling with a Camera
14440Processing Films and Prints
15477Showing Off Your Photographs
16497Finding Yourself in Photography