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Black & White Photography

The timeless art of monochrome in the post-digital age

By Michael Freeman

  • Paperback
  • £19.99

A complete guide for photographers wanting to shot black and white photography, covering ideal shooting techniques and the relationship between modern digital processes and their historical black-and-white alternatives.

A complete guide for photographers wanting to shoot black and white photography, covering ideal shooting techniques and the relationship between modern digital processes and their historical black-and-white alternatives.

Beautifully illustrated and far-reaching in scope, this guide is destined to be a standard reference for years to come. Alongside the work of author Michael Freeman, you'll find the classic photography of renowned black and white photographers such as Ansel Adams, Ian Berry, Bill Brandt, Edward Curtis, Brett Weston and Edward Weston.

Freeman covers all aspects of black-and-white digital photography: the fine art tradition as well as the techniques. Learn how to see and expose in black and white, digitally convert colour to monochrome and develop a black and white digital workflow using the latest software.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781781573242
  • Publication date: 15 Jun 2017
  • Page count: 192
  • Imprint: Ilex Press
Black and white photography is such an art. Understanding highlights, contrast and techniques to turn images black and white ... this book explains in great detail and examples skin tones in black and white, how to see and expose in black and white and how to convert images digitally. — Diana Elizabeth
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