Henry Horenstein is an American artist/photographer. Author of “Shoot What You Love” and “Histories: Tales from the 70’s.”. Black and White Photography has ratings and 23 reviews. Rebecca said: Since I’m more into film photography than inferior digital photography methods. This introduction to black-and-white technique is used throughout the U.

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Since I’m more into film photography than inferior digital photography methods, this book really appealed to me, but it also has detailed text, how-to instructions, photographic examples and illustrations to get the most out of your photos and important moments. That still sort of bugs me and seems counter-intuitive, but I think I at least understand now. Bay Photographj December 26th, So don’t be put off by the black-and-white focus if your interest in photography is general.

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A very relevant read that is fully applicable to both traditional and digital photography. Definitely worth reading if you’re into art, history, photography or guidebooks. Nov hnery, Sharada Prasad rated it liked it. New Jersey November 30th, Be the first to review this item. Your donation of any amount will directly support the day-to-day operation of Lenscratch as well as our future growth.

Black and White Photography: The book got me thinking about contrast, composition, lighting, and range of focus, which is important no matter what kind of photography you’re into. Photographhy glad I read the chapter on black and white film, for example, because it had good information on ISO, which is actually still something you uorenstein set on a digital camera.

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An interesting book to look back on before ehite digital age, but still in a modern era of photography. May 08, Jennifer Entwistle rated it really liked it.


Henry Horenstein has worked as a photographer, teacher and author since the early s. The title of the book is misleading.

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Trivia About Black and White P There is more information that is useful to a digital photographer than you might expect, but still, there are large chunks of the book you can skip if you’ve moved past film. Masukri Blac, rated it it was amazing Dec 15, Shibui and Blue is not the sky December 28th, Great price on a college text book. Highly recommended for a beginner photographer interested in learning fundamental skills for black and white manual photography.

A Basic Manual was my guide through the darkroom years of chemicals and enlargers and it was an honor to meet my very capable teacher. Please check your local sales tax laws. Oct 31, Ulina rated it really liked it Shelves: Refresh and try again. New Jersey November 27th, I found this book to be quite informative. John rated it it was amazing May 26, Just a moment photogrqphy we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

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North Dakota December 15th, Bit dated but still one of those classics from which every photographer can learn. It includes information on new and improved films and printing papers, automation, digital photography, and monochromatic and hand-colored images, as well as a portfolio section of images by notable contemporary photographers.

Chapters on lighting, exposure, shutter speeds, and how the lens works were extremely informative. Oct 03, Falcon rated it really liked it Shelves: Dec 30, Liz rated it really liked it.


Aug 31, Cassidy rated it it was amazing Shelves: It is strictly about photography as a whole, which is still a good thing. He lives in Massachusetts.

Honky Tonk is a collection of black and white photographs captured between and that document the changing world of traditional country music and bkack fans. I purchased a new copy of this as one of my first real acquisitions of photography books that had not been handed down to me or had to be purchased for school.

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Aug 28, Andrea rated it really liked it Shelves: I had been taking photos with a 35mm for 6 years prior to reading this book, with two years of classes and darkroom experience under my belt. Has lots of amazing tips for amateur photographers and is easy to read. Good at showing how you process chemical film, as well as tips on photography. See any errors on this page?

A totally revised edition of one of the best-selling books in the field.

Fine Art Photography Daily. The one thing that could make this book better is if there were a digital-camera edition. If you like books and love to build horensteun products, we may be looking for you. Henry Horenstein’s books have been widely used at leading universities, including Parsons School of Design, Harvard, Yale, Princeton, and MIT as well as in continuing education programs.

Stephan Cantave rated it really liked it Nov 12, North Dakota December 13th,