Focal Press: Photography

  • Broadcast News Writing, Reporting, and Producing book cover

    Broadcast News Writing, Reporting, and Producing

    7th Edition

    By Frank Barnas

    Broadcast News Writing, Reporting, and Producing, 7th Edition is the leading book covering all aspects of writing and reporting the news. It identifies the key concepts and terms readers need to know in the news gathering and dissemination process, and provides practical, real-world advice for…

    Paperback – 2017-07-05 
    Focal Press

  • Outdoor Flash Photography book cover

    Outdoor Flash Photography

    By John Gerlach, Barbara Eddy

    Maximizing the power of your camera’s flash is difficult enough in a studio set-up, but outdoors literally presents a whole new world of challenges. John Gerlach and Barbara Eddy have taken the most asked about subject from their renowned photography workshops and turned it into this…

    Hardback – 2017-06-27 
    Focal Press

  • Women Photographers and Feminist Aesthetics book cover

    Women Photographers and Feminist Aesthetics

    By Claire Raymond

    Women Photographers and Feminist Aesthetics makes the case for a feminist aesthetics in photography by analysing key works of twenty-two women photographers through ten thematic chapters and includes the work of cis- and trans-woman photographers.Developing the argument that through aesthetic force…

    Paperback – 2017-05-10 
    Routledge

  • Seizing the Light: A Social & Aesthetic History of Photography book cover

    Seizing the Light

    A Social & Aesthetic History of Photography, 3rd Edition

    By Robert Hirsch, Robert Hirsch

    The definitive history of photography book, Seizing the Light: A Social & Aesthetic History of Photography delivers the fascinating story of how photography as an art form came into being, and its continued development, maturity, and transformation. Covering the major events, practitioners…

    Paperback – 2017-03-20
    Focal Press

  • The Complete Guide to Landscape Astrophotography: Understanding, Planning, Creating, and Processing Nightscape Images book cover

    The Complete Guide to Landscape Astrophotography

    Understanding, Planning, Creating, and Processing Nightscape Images

    By Michael C Shaw

    The Complete Guide to Landscape Astrophotography is the ultimate manual for anyone looking to create spectacular landscape astrophotography images. By explaining the science of landscape astrophotography in clear and straightforward language, it provides insights into phenomena such as the…

    Paperback – 2017-03-15
    Focal Press

  • Mina Loy, Twentieth-Century Photography, and Contemporary Women Poets book cover

    Mina Loy, Twentieth-Century Photography, and Contemporary Women Poets

    By Linda A. Kinnahan

    In Mina Loy, Twentieth-Century Photography, and Contemporary Women Poets, Linda A. Kinnahan explores the making of Mina Loy’s late modernist poetics in relation to photography’s ascendance, by the mid-twentieth century, as a distinctively modern force shaping representation and perception. As…

    Hardback – 2017-03-14
    Routledge

  • Museums and Photography: Displaying Death book cover

    Museums and Photography

    Displaying Death

    By Elena Stylianou, Theopisti Stylianou-Lambert

    Museums and Photography combines a strong theoretical approach with international case studies to investigate the display of death in various types of museums—history, anthropology, art, ethnographic, and science museums – and to understand the changing role of photography in museums. …

    Hardback – 2016-12-28
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Museum Studies

  • Photographers and Research: The role of research in contemporary photographic practice book cover

    Photographers and Research

    The role of research in contemporary photographic practice

    By Shirley Read, Mike Simmons

    This ground-breaking book situates research at the heart of photographic practice, asking the key question: What does research mean for photographers? Illuminating the nature and scope of research and its practical application to photography, the book explores how research provides a critical…

    Paperback – 2016-12-20
    Focal Press

  • Photojournalism: The Professionals' Approach book cover

    Photojournalism

    The Professionals' Approach, 7th Edition

    By Kenneth Kobre

    Photojournalism: The Professionals' Approach is the definitive book on photojournalism, delivering a blend of insightful interviews with professionals, practical techniques, and high-impact photographs. This edition features updates on social media in photojournalism, shooting video on smart phones…

    Paperback – 2016-12-12
    Focal Press

  • Lighting People book cover

    Lighting People

    By Rossella Vanon

    This book utilizes award winning photographer Rossella Vanon’s contemporary style and up-to-the-minute knowledge to teach how each kind of light works. This approach provides a key grounding for photographers, followed by creative techniques that go beyond traditional approaches. Unique to this…

    Paperback – 2016-12-07
    Focal Press

  • Digital Restoration from Start to Finish: How to Repair Old and Damaged Photographs book cover

    Digital Restoration from Start to Finish

    How to Repair Old and Damaged Photographs, 3rd Edition

    By Ctein

    This third edition of Digital Restoration from Start to Finish walks you step-by-step through the entire process of restoring old photographs and repairing new ones using Adobe Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, GIMP and more. This best-selling guide is now updated with the latest software advancements…

    Paperback – 2016-12-06
    Focal Press

  • Laboratory Imaging & Photography: Best Practices for Photomicrography & More book cover

    Laboratory Imaging & Photography

    Best Practices for Photomicrography & More

    By Michael Peres

    Laboratory Imaging and Photography: Best Practices for Photomicrography and More is the definitive guide to the production of scientific images. Inside, the reader will find an overview of the theory and practice of laboratory photography, along with useful approaches to choosing equipment,…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
    Focal Press
    Applications in Scientific Photography

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