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2019 Photography Titles for Review

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February 2019

  • Cyanotype

    The Blueprint in Contemporary Practice, 1st Edition

    By Christina Z Anderson

    Cyanotype: The Blueprint in Contemporary Practice is a two part book on the much admired blue print process. Part One is a comprehensive how-to on the cyanotype process for both beginner and advanced practitioners, with lots of photographs and clear, step-by-step directions and formulas. Part Two…

    Paperback – 2019-02-04
    Focal Press
    Contemporary Practices in Alternative Process Photography

December 2018- January 2019

  • Digital Collage and Painting

    Using Photoshop and Painter to Create Fine Art, 2nd Edition

    By Susan Ruddick Bloom

    If you already know your way around Photoshop and Painter and want to use these amazing programs to take your skills further, this book is for you! Much more than a simple "how-to" guide, Susan Ruddick Bloom takes you on a full-fledged journey of the imagination and shows you how to create…

    Hardback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge

  • The Handmade Silver Gelatin Emulsion Print

    Creating Your Own Liquid Emulsions for Black & White Paper, 1st Edition

    By Denise Ross

    The Handmade Silver Gelatin Emulsion Print is a cookbook of simple, basic recipes for making black and white printing paper and paper negatives, along with creative options for printing, toning, and coloring. Author Denise Ross draws from photographic literature from the last 135 years, adapting…

    Paperback – 2018-12-10
    Routledge
    Contemporary Practices in Alternative Process Photography

  • Polymer Photogravure

    A Step-by-Step Manual, Highlighting Artists and Their Creative Practice, 1st Edition

    By Clay Harmon

    Polymer Photogravure: A Step-by-Step Manual Highlighting Artists and Their Creative Practice is a three-part book on the non-toxic process of making ink-on-paper intaglio prints from continuous-tone photographs using water-etched photopolymer plates. Author Clay Harmon provides clear and easy to…

    Paperback – 2018-12-05
    Routledge
    Contemporary Practices in Alternative Process Photography

November 2018

  • Digital Collage and Painting

    Using Photoshop and Painter to Create Fine Art, 2nd Edition

    By Susan Ruddick Bloom

    If you already know your way around Photoshop and Painter and want to use these amazing programs to take your skills further, this book is for you! Much more than a simple "how-to" guide, Susan Ruddick Bloom takes you on a full-fledged journey of the imagination and shows you how to create…

    Hardback – 2019-01-16
    Routledge

  • Theories in Digital Composite Photographs

    12 Artists and Their Work, 1st Edition

    By Yihui Huang

    Theories in Digital Composite Photographs: 12 Artists and Their Work presents a theoretical investigation of digital composite photographs through philosophical exploration of artists’ concepts of reality. With an international cohort of contemporary digital composite artists, this book presents…

    Paperback – 2018-11-26
    Routledge

  • Creative Nightscapes and Time-Lapses

    Your Complete Guide to Conceptualizing, Planning and Creating Composite Nightscapes and Time-Lapses, 1st Edition

    By Mike Shaw

    Creative Nightscapes and Time-Lapses is your all-in-one guide to making spectacular, multi-image nightscapes and time-lapses. Covering everything from conceptualization and planning to post-processing, this book features innovative cookbook-style "recipes" for each composite nightscape and…

    Paperback – 2018-11-16
    Routledge

September - October 2018

  • The Focal Press Companion to the Constructed Image in Contemporary Photography

    1st Edition

    Edited by Marni Shindelman, Anne Leighton Massoni

    This compendium examines the choices, construction, inclusions and exemptions, and expanded practices involved in the process of creating a photograph. Focusing on work created in the past twenty-five years, this volume is divided into sections that address a separate means of creating photographs…

    Hardback – 2018-10-01
    Routledge

  • Patterns

    Design and Composition, 1st Edition

    By M.A Hann, I.S. Moxon

    In Patterns: Design and Composition, M. A. Hann and I. S. Moxon present guidelines for the original design and composition of regular patterns alongside an understanding of the inherent structures of these patterns. Starting with the compositional elements, Hann and Moxon take the…

    Paperback – 2018-09-18
    Routledge