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Welcome to the Routledge Photography Catalog

No matter what your passion is — from portraits and landscapes to postproduction and business practices — we have resources that can help you achieve your creative, academic and professional goals.

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  • 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

  • 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, 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

  • 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

    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

  • Follow the Sun

    A Field Guide to Architectural Photography in the Digital Age

    By James Ewing

    Follow the Sun will guide you through all aspects of architectural photography, from the genre’s rich history to the exciting new approaches brought by the advent of the digital age. It explains how to use the powerful tools of digital photography while employing many of the skills and traditions…

    Paperback – 2016-10-25
    Focal Press

  • Understanding Photobooks

    The Form and Content of the Photographic Book

    By Jorg Colberg

    Understanding Photobooks is a user-friendly guide to engaging with the photographic book— or, as it is widely known, the photobook. Despite its importance as a central medium in which many photographers showcase their work today, there is surprisingly little information on the mechanics of the…

    Paperback – 2016-10-10
    Focal Press

  • The Anti-HDR HDR Photography Book

    A Guide to Photorealistic HDR and Image Blending

    By Robert Fisher

    The Anti-HDR HDR Photography Book contains everything you’ll need to know in order to get the best results from your High Dynamic Range images. Designed for those who want to extend the dynamic range in their work, but are frustrated by over-processed and hyper-saturated images, this book proves…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
    Routledge

  • Rick Sammon's Evolution of an Image

    A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Creative Photographic Process

    By Rick Sammon

    Rick Sammon’s Evolution of an Image illustrates the creative photographic process from start to finish. In this book, Canon Explorer of Light Rick Sammon pulls back the curtain to prove that creating amazing photographs is a well-thought-out process that involves several stages. Comprising 50 case…

    Paperback – 2016-10-03
    Routledge

  • Gum Printing

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

    By Christina Z Anderson

    Gum Printing: A Step-by-Step Manual Highlighting Artists and Their Creative Practice is a two-part book on gum bichromate written by the medium’s leading expert, Christina Z. Anderson. Section One provides a step-by-step description of the gum printing process. From setting up the "dimroom" (no…

    Paperback – 2016-09-01
    Routledge
    Alternative Process Photography

  • The Darkroom Cookbook

    4th Edition

    By Steve Anchell

    This is the classic guide for analog photography enthusiasts interested in high-quality darkroom work. The fourth edition from darkroom master Steve Anchell is packed with techniques for silver-based processing. In addition to "recipes" for darkroom experiments, this book contains invaluable…

    Paperback – 2016-03-24
    Routledge

  • Creative Workflow in Lightroom

    The photographer’s guide to managing, developing, and sharing your work

    By Jason Bradley

    Adobe’s Lightroom has emerged as a must-have software due to its powerful editing tools and time saving organizational capabilities but how you establish a personalized, creative workflow that optimizes this technology, your time, and your art eludes most photographers. Jason Bradley, award-winning…

    Paperback – 2016-03-18
    Focal Press

  • The Photography Teacher's Handbook

    Practical Methods for Engaging Students in the Flipped Classroom

    By Garin Horner

    The Photography Teacher’s Handbook is an educator’s resource for developing active, flipped learning environments in and out of the photo classroom, featuring ready-to-use methods to increase student engagement and motivation. Using the latest research on the cognitive science of effective learning…

    Paperback – 2016-02-17
    Focal Press
    Photography Educators Series

  • Darkroom Dynamics

    A Guide to Creative Darkroom Techniques - 35th Anniversary Annotated Reissue

    By Jim Stone, Jim Stone

    Back in print 35 years after it was first published, Jim Stone’s classic darkroom manual provides step-by-step instructions for alternative creative darkroom techniques for experimental and manipulated photography. Each technique, presented by a photographer who is an expert in its application…

    Paperback – 2016-01-22
    Focal Press

  • 3D Photoshop for Creative Professionals

    Interactive Guide for Creating 3D Art

    By Stephen Burns

    Photoshop is the cornerstone of the graphics industry and understanding its 3D capabilities is becoming a requirement for graphic designers, photographers, and creatives alike. Starting with the fundamental tools and ending with advanced resources, Adobe Community Professional Stephen Burns…

    Paperback – 2015-12-21
    Focal Press

  • Spanning Time

    The Essential Guide to Time-lapse Photography

    By Chris Weston

    Spanning Time: The Essential Guide to Time-lapse Photography is the ultimate how-to guide for creating time-lapse films, featuring both still and moving image techniques. Author Chris Weston provides all the information necessary to create compelling time-lapse sequences using a DSLR camera. As…

    Paperback – 2015-12-08
    Focal Press

  • Photography Careers

    Finding Your True Path

    By Mark Jenkinson

    Photography Careers offers students an indispensable guide to beginning their professional journeys as photographers. This book presents the variety of career options available to those entering the competitive and comprehensive world of photography. With the insight and advice from industry mavens…

    Paperback – 2015-12-08
    Focal Press

  • A User's Guide to the View Camera

    Third Edition

    By Jim Stone

    This reissued third edition of A User’s Guide to View Camera introduces photographers to large-format cameras, covering their use with both film and digital capture. Readers will learn the anatomy of cameras with a separately adjustable back or front, the proper techniques for using view cameras,…

    Paperback – 2015-10-28
    Focal Press

  • Digital Landscape Photography: In the Footsteps of Ansel Adams and the Masters

    2nd Edition

    By Michael Frye

    Ansel Adams and his contemporaries Edward Weston and Eliot Porter pioneered landscape photography. The second edition of this bestselling book will show you what can be learned from the working processes of these masters, and how their lessons on light, composition, and mood can be applied today.…

    Paperback – 2015-10-13
    Focal Press

  • Digital Photo Assignments

    Projects for All Levels of Photography Classes

    By Steve Anchell

    This collection of more than 40 photo assignments is designed to help all students—from beginning freshmen to experienced seniors—improve or reinvigorate their work and reach their full potential as photographers. Whether you are building a syllabus for your first photography class, revitalizing…

    Paperback – 2015-09-08
    Focal Press
    Photography Educators Series

  • Alternative Photographic Processes

    Crafting Handmade Images

    By Brady Wilks

    Alternative Photographic Processes teaches techniques, both analog & digital, allowing artists to bring a personal touch through manipulation of a photograph, the negative, and the print. This book stands apart from recent publications on alternative processes by presenting a range of new…

    Paperback – 2015-08-03
    Focal Press
    Alternative Process Photography

  • The Astrophotography Manual

    A Practical and Scientific Approach to Deep Space Imaging

    By Chris Woodhouse

    The Astrophotography Manual is for those photographers who aspire to move beyond using standard SLR cameras and editing software, and who are ready to create beautiful images of nebulas, galaxies, clusters, and the solar system. Beginning with a brief astronomy primer, this book takes readers…

    Paperback – 2015-07-15
    Focal Press

  • Achieving Your Potential As A Photographer

    A Creative Companion and Workbook

    By Harold Davis

    Coming from the perspective that true inspiration and great image making are at the core of any high-level photographic endeavour, Achieving Your Potential as a Digital Photographer presents an organized and cohesive plan for kickstarting creativity, and then taking the resulting work into the real…

    Paperback – 2015-07-15
    Focal Press

  • Introduction to Photography

    A Visual Guide to the Essential Skills of Photography and Lightroom

    By Mark Galer

    This book is intended to be the primary textbook to support any college who would like to run a Photography 101 course for students. The course is designed to offer tutors an independent learning tool to enable students to learn the craft of using an interchangeable lens camera (DSLR or Mirrorless)…

    Paperback – 2015-07-14
    Focal Press