Ansel Adams: The Negative Book
Notes on condition: These books are fairly old, and all of them are used and show it. Some copies might show evidence of having been in a public library or someone's personal collection. The outer cover may show some yellowing and UV damage. The book will be complete and whole, but will likely show wear. Please purchase this with the perspective that you are acquiring this book for its incredible content that is being passed down from one pair of hands to another.
Ansel Adams (1902-1984) produced some of the 20th century's most iconic photographic images and helped nurture the art of photography through his creative innovations and peerless technical mastery.
The Negative -- the second volume in Adams' celebrated series of books on photographic techniques -- has taught generations of photographers how to use film and the film development process creatively. Examples of Adams' own work clarify the principles discussed. This classic handbook distills the knowledge gained through a lifetime in photography and remains as vital today as when it was first published. Anchored by a detailed discussion of Adams' Zone System and his seminal concept of visualization, The Negative covers artificial and natural light, film and exposure, and darkroom equipment and techniques. Beautifully illustrated with photographs as well as instructive line drawings, this classic manual can dramatically improve your photography.
Hardcover, 228 pages. Lovingly used condition consistent with age.