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A polished and professional portfolio—including both print pieces and an online presence—is more important than ever for photographers and other creative professionals to make a great first impression and secure employment. This new edition of No Plastic Sleeves has been updated to address all...
Published July 17th 2014 by Focal Press
Photography Beyond Technique: Essays from F295 on the Informed Use of Alternative and Historical Photographic Processes
Photography is not dying and has not died. It has been an ever-changing medium since its earliest days, and while near-obsession with the technology of the day may have defined photography over the course of its existence, photography is so much more than hardware and software. Photography is...
Published January 21st 2014 by Focal Press
A Student's Handbook, 5th Edition
This fully revised edition of the History of Art: A Student's Handbook introduces students to the kinds of practices, challenges, questions and writings they will encounter in studying the history of art. Marcia Pointon conveys the excitement of Art History as a multi-faceted discipline addressing...
Published March 9th 2014 by Routledge
Learning the Technical Art of Digital Photography
To create successful imagery, you need to balance technical know-how and aesthetic vision. In Camera & Craft, we deconstruct photographic principles in new ways to help you think through your process. Together with nine guest photographers, we explore photographic practice and follow up with...
To Be Published November 27th 2014 by Focal Press
Working with Color from Camera to Display to Print
We have all felt the frustration of wasting time, paper, and effort when our prints or web images don’t match the images we see on our monitors. Fortunately, you’re holding the resource that will help solve these problems. This book guides you through the hardware settings and software steps you’ll...
Published February 13th 2014 by Focal Press