5721. Tác giả chính: Richard R. Brettell
Nhan đề: Modern art, 1851-1929 : capitalism and representation / Richard R. Brettell Số phân loại : 760.09034 R302; Đặc điểm vật lý: ix, 258 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
*Tóm tắt : Richard R. Brettell's innovative and beautifully-illustrated account, the latest addition to the acclaimed Oxford History of Art series, explores the works of artists such as Monet, Gauguin, Picasso, and Dali--as well as lesser-known figures--in relation to expansion, colonialism, nationalism and internationalism, and the rise of the museum. Beginning with The Great Exhibition of 1851 in London, Brettell follows the development of the major European avant-garde groups: the Realists, Impressionists, Post-Impressionists, Symbolists, Cubists, and Surrealists... .
5722. Tác giả chính: Graham Clarke
Nhan đề: The photograph / Graham Clarke Số phân loại : 770 G212; Đặc điểm vật lý: 247Tr : minh họa; 25 cm
*Tóm tắt : How do we read a photograph? In this rich and fascinating work, Graham Clarke gives a clear and incisive account of the photograph's historical development, and elucidates the insights of the most engaging thinkers on the subject, such as Roland Barthes and Susan Sontag.With over 130 illustrations, The Photograph offers a series of discussions of major themes and genres providing an up-to-date introduction to the history of photography and creating a record of the most dazzling, penetrating, and pervasive images of our time .
5723. Tác giả chính: Katie Miller
Nhan đề: Photography for the 21st century / Katie Miller Số phân loại : 770 K110; Đặc điểm vật lý: xv, 397 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
*Tóm tắt : This pioneering book bridges the gap between traditional and digital camera and darkroom techniques, easing the transition from one system to the other while developing an understanding of the scope and importance of the evolution. Photography is investigated as a visual art throughout and cultural references provide a solid understanding of the power and significance of the medium. Readers learn not only how to make photographs-but also how to evaluate their photographs from both technical and aesthetic viewpoints .
5724. Tác giả chính: Robin Lenman
Nhan đề: The Oxford companion to the photograph / edited by Robin Lenman Số phân loại : 770.3 R418; Đặc điểm vật lý: xxi, 769 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29cm
*Tóm tắt : This is the first Oxford Companion to deal with the subject of photography. It appears at a watershed in the medium's history, as digital imaging increasingly dominates the global photography scene at both amateur and professional levels. In addition to a wide range of technical information, the book encapsulates in concise and readily accessible form the mass of recent scholarship on photography as a social and artistic practice, organized both thematically and geographically. There are over 800 biographical entries, both on photographers and on other individuals who have significantly influenced photographic culture from the early 19th century to the present. The book's scope is worldwide. The international team of contributors is made up of leading authorities in their fields, and include: Heather Angel, Sylvie Aubenas, Quentin Bajac, Marta Braun, Clement Cheroux, Elizabeth Edwards, John Falconer, Colin Ford, Ron Graham, Sarah Greenough, Mark Haworth-Booth, Roger Hicks, Paul Hill, Jens Jaeger, Jan-Erik Lundstrom, Naomi Rosenblum, Rolf Sachsse, Martha Sandweiss, Graham Saxby, Joan Schwartz, Sara Stevenson, Roger Taylor, Regine Thiriez, John Ward, Liz Wells, and Mike Ware .
5725. Tác giả chính: Miles Orvell
Nhan đề: American photography / Miles Orvell Số phân loại : 770.973 M309; Đặc điểm vật lý: 256 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
*Tóm tắt : 150 years of American photography come alive in this exciting new book, placing it in its cultural context for the first time. Orvell examines this fascinating subject through a wide range of well known and less-well known images. He ranges from portraiture and landscape photography, family albums and memory, and analyses the particularly 'American' way in which American photographers have viewed the world around them .
5726. Tác giả chính: Bruce Warren
Nhan đề: Photography : the concise guide / Bruce Warren Số phân loại : 771 B506; Đặc điểm vật lý: 248 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
*Tóm tắt : Turn your enthusiasm into striking photographs! From composing the shot to applying special techniques and developing the film, this information-packed manual covers everything readers need to become successful black-and-white and/or color photographers. Ideal for first-year students, as well as anyone who wishes to explore the ins and outs of contemporary photography processes and state-of-the-art techniques, Photography: The Concise Guide is a fast-paced, all-around introduction to the technical aspects of making photographs. Lavishly illustrated, this full-color manual outlines essential information on film exposure and development, printing black-and-white photographs, plus methods for troubleshooting contrast, printing, sharpness, and other common problems. Clear, easy-to-follow instructions to help aspiring photographers "see" and compose better shots, and make creative use of light meters, shutter speeds, filters, and other special darkroom and digital photography processes. Assistance in choosing a camera, lenses, and accessories is also offered .
5727. Tác giả chính: Harald Johnson
Nhan đề: Digital printing start-up guide / author & series editor, Harald Johnson ; technical editor: C. David Tobie Số phân loại : 771.440285 H109; Đặc điểm vật lý: 276 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm
Tác giả khác: C. David Tobie
*Tóm tắt : Springing directly from the digital photography revolution, "Digital Printing Start-Up Guide" walks beginner and intermediate readers through the process of digitally printing and sharing their photographs. Differing from other books, this is the first on-the-shelves book to cover this subject from a non-branded perspective. By introducing the basics of image creation, editing, and printing; explaining the advantages and disadvantages of inkjet and other digital printing technologies; and showing readers how to make better digital prints, this practical guide offers advice on improving the digital imaging and photo-printing process. The ability to share and print photographs digitally with high quality is considered one of the most important consumer trends in the world today. The huge success of its parent book, "Mastering Digital Printing", is an example of digital photography's growing popularity. Varying from its parent book, this new book concentrates on photo printing as opposed to fine-art printing .