* This bestselling classic - one of the most popular and useful instructional manuals of its kind - is now completely revised and updated for the first time in 20 years.
This all-new edition has been totally re-designed and updated to encompass the latest photographic techniques, materials and processes. It includes information on new and improved films and printing papers, automation, digital photography and monochromatic and hand-coloured images, as well as a portfolio section of images by notable contemporary photographers.
Offering a uniquely clear, concise and thorough introduction to one of the world's most popular hobbies, Black & White Photography has for nearly 30 years set the standard against which other photgraphic manuals are measured. In this new edition it will continue to do so and will be a vital resource for beginners and experienced photographers alike.
Henry Horenstein is a widely published and exhibited professional photographer and the author of more than two dozen books, including the classic texts Black & White Photography and Beyond Basic Photography, and monographs such as Honky Tonk, Animalia, Show, and Close Relations. Horenstein is a professor at the Rhode Island School of Design, where he has taught for more than twenty years. He lives and works in Boston.