A user's guide to the view camera / Jim Stone
- Stone, Jim, 1947-
- New York : Focal Press, 2016.
- Copyright Date:
- Third edition.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource
- Chapter 1 INTRODUCTION -- chapter 2 THE CAMERA -- chapter 3 USING YOUR CAMERA -- chapter 4 FILM AND DEVELOPMENT -- chapter 5 LENSES AND SHUTTERS -- chapter 6 CAMERAS -- chapter 7 MORE ABOUT LENSES -- chapter 8 ACCESSORIES AND OPTIONS -- chapter 9 MAINTENANCE.
- 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, and how to take care of large-format cameras--all through straightforward and practical instruction and abundant visual examples. This latest edition features: • Practical approaches to mastering lenses, shutters, accessories, and the ever-important maintenance of your view camera • Tips for both simple operation and advanced control of the camera, including film holders, bellows, and tripods, and film handling and development • A section on digital equipment, offering updates on the nearly 200-year-long history of the view camera.
- 9781317422693 (electronic bk.)
1317422694 (electronic bk.)
- Includes index.
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