The manual of photography / edited by Elizabeth Allen, Sophie Triantaphillidou.
Contributor(s): Allen, Elizabeth [editor.] | Triantaphillidou, Sophie [editor.]Material type: TextPublisher: Oxford ; Burlington : Elsevier : Focal Press, Copyright date: c 2011Edition: Tenth editionDescription: xviii, 566 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cmContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780240520377 (pbk.)Subject(s): Photography -- Digital techniques | | Communication and mass media Generalities June2015 August2015Genre/Form: -- Reading bookDDC classification: 771
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Introduction to the imaging process -- Light theory -- Photographic light sources -- The human visual system -- Introduction to colour science -- Photographic and geometrical optics -- Images and image formation -- Sensitometry -- Image sensors -- Camera lenses -- Photographic camera systems -- Exposure and image control -- Image formation and the photographic process -- Digital cameras and scanners -- Displays -- Digital printing and materials -- Digital image file formats -- Image storage media and archiving -- Introduction to image quality and system performance -- Speed and sensitivity -- Tone reproduction -- Photographic colour reproduction -- Digital colour reproduction -- Noise, sharpness, resolution and information -- Digital image workflow -- Colour management systems -- Spatial image processing -- Digital image processing in the frequency domain -- Image compression.
The tenth edition of The Manual of Photography is an indispensable textbook for anyone who is serious about photography. It is ideal if you want to gain insight into the underlying scientific principles of photography and digital imaging, whether you are a professional photographer, lab technician, researcher or student in the field, or simply an enthusiastic amateur. This comprehensive guide takes you from capture to output in both digital and film media, with sections on lens use, darkroom techniques, digital cameras and scanners, image editing techniques and processes, workflow, digital.