The Photographer's Playbook
307 Assignments and IdeasBook - 2014
The best way to learn is by doing. The Photographer_s Playbook features photography assignments, as well as ideas, stories, and anecdotes from many of the world_s most talented photographers and photography professionals. Whether you_re looking for exercises to improve your craft_alone or in a group_or you_re interested in learning more about the medium, this playful collection will inspire fresh ways of engaging with photographic process. Inside you will find advice for better shooting and editing, creative ways to start new projects, games and activities, and insight into the practices of those responsible for our most iconic photographs_John Baldessari, Tina Barney, Philip-Lorca diCorcia, Jim Goldberg, Miranda July, Susan Meiselas, Stephen Shore, Alec Soth, Tim Walker, and many more. The book also features a Polaroid alphabet by Mike Slack, which divides each chapter, and a handy subject guide. Edited by acclaimed photographers Jason Fulford and Gregory Halpern, the assignments and project ideas in this book are indispensable for teachers and students, and great fun for everyone fascinated by taking pictures.
Publisher: New York : Aperture, 
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2014
Branch Call Number: 770 PHOTOGRAPHER'S
Characteristics: 427 p. : ill. ; 23 cm