The Art of Photography. 2 reviews. by Bruce Barnbaum. Publisher: Rocky Nook. Release Date: November ISBN: View table of contents. Announcing a reduced price for remaining copies of the acclaimed 1st edition of: “The Art of Photography an Approach to Personal Expression”. Bruce’s. Bruce Barnbaum · Home · About · Workshops · Books · Essay. prev / next. Back to Home. 0. Abstracts. BasinMtn.

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Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. While there’s plenty of technical info, what really photogrpahy this book so worth reading for me as an amateur photographer was it’s focus pun intended on photographic seeing and using photography to capture a mood, an emotion, a sensation.

The Art of Photography

The best landscape photographs are made bwrnbaum an hour and a half of sunrise or sunset. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

Books by Bruce Barnbaum. With well over beautiful photographic illustrations in both black-and-white and color, as well as numerous charts, graphs, and tables, this book presents the world of photography to beginner, intermediate, and advanced photographers seeking to make a personal statement through the medium of photography.

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Want to Read saving…. It talks about barnbajm from a tool for visual communication, to the technicality of doing good photography, and concludes with philosophical thinking of photography as an art.


Thanks for telling us about the problem. Doesn’t matter if you’re focused on digital or traditional print, I think what Barnbaum has to say here transcends all of that.

Where were I from this book all these years? Good book, a little heavy. Perhaps, at least in the beginning, the toneBruce talks disparagingly of beginners, people adhering to rules of composition, technically adept people, pretty much everyone who does not take what Bruce considers to be a pure approach; yet, in Chapter 17, Bruce becomes human and admits than lack of control over the visualization of the image zrt be useful. Announcing a reduced price for remaining copies of the acclaimed 1st edition of: An Approach to Personal Expression With Safari, you learn the way you learn best.

Photographic Looking and Seeing Step 2: All black-and-white photographs need a good black, a good white, and tones in between. Jan 21, Skyler rated it really liked it Shelves: We’re featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. In eighteen chapters, the book covers much ground. Luckily, for me, I still shoot a lot of film and was barnbauk to follow much of the explanations.

I’m sure no matter what experince you already have, this book will inspire you and add to you more. Without talking down to anyone, or talking over anyone’s head, Barnbaum presents “how to” techniques for both traditional and digital approaches.


It’s perseverance and a few related traits that, in the view of Bruce Barnbaum, enable creativity. I enjoyed very much the analysis of many things creative and technical regarding film photography.

For the former aspect, I will recommend it to all Ph. Jul 12, Diego Vasquez photogrsphy it it was amazing. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

The Art of Photography : An Approach to Personal Expression

All contact proof prints of negatives should be made at the same exposure. Filled with over beautiful photographs, as well as numerous charts, graphs, and tables. Mateusz Nowak how about supporting the artist and paying for it?

The images are beautiful. It contains detailed information on digital approaches to photography and traditional approaches to photography. Bruce’s advice on “photographic seeing” is the most valuable one any budding amateur can get. Aug 14, Oc Field rated it it was amazing.