Way Beyond Monochrome: Advanced Techniques for Traditional Black & White Photography including digital negatives and hybrid printing (2nd Edition)

Way Beyond Monochrome: Advanced Techniques for Traditional Black & White Photography including digital negatives and hybrid printing (2nd Edition)

Ralph W. Lambrecht, Chris Woodhouse


photograph concepts journal said: "All our readers want to know approximately this very important book." certainly, there is not any different compendium that's as in-depth as this for the sweetness and magic of fine-art black-and-white images. With 560 pages and over 1,000 illustrations, method past Monochrome starts off with conceptual classes of composition and takes you thru photo catch, publicity, controlling tonality, variable-contrast paper, archival printing, mounting, framing and presentation with basic thoughts to a complicated point. This new version has been thoroughly revised and seriously extended, including over 250 pages to the unique variation with new chapters on print mounting, recognizing, framing, electronic negatives, using electronic applied sciences for substitute strategies, and outstanding selfmade initiatives. total, the authors have created a completely researched, technologically sound but aesthetically entertaining, inspirational bible for monochrome photography.

New to this edition:
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• nearly double the content

• a brand new part discussing the trail from visualization to print, illustrating the interplay among eye and mind, explaining the principles of composition and while to damage them to supply pictures with impact

• a brand new part on presentation together with hands-on mounting, matting, recognizing, and framing

• photograph seize has a closer concentration, now overlaying pinhole images and electronic capture

• now contains making and printing with electronic negatives

• a brand new part discussing the professionals and cons of regular image-taking and image-making equipment

• plus new homemade tasks, together with many darkroom instruments and an digital shutter tester

• an invaluable choice of templates, to repeat, cut-out and take with you on your digicam bag or use within the darkroom

• an appendix with all of the recipes to make your personal darkroom chemical substances from scratch

• all illustrations enhanced and updated

• more advantageous index with 1,400 references

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