Within the Frame

Within the Frame

The Journey of Photographic Vision

Book - 2009
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Within the Frame is a book about finding and expressing your photographic vision, specifically where people, places, and cultures are concerned. A personal book full of real-world wisdom and incredible images, author David duChemin (of pixelatedimage.com) shows you both the how and the why of finding, chasing, and expressing your vision with a camera to your eye. Vision leads to passion, and passion is a cornerstone of great photography. With it, photographs draw the eye in and create an emotional experience. Without it, a photograph is often not worth--and can't capture--a viewer's attention.

Both instructional and inspirational, Within the Frame helps you on your photographic journey to make better images of the places and people you love, whether they are around the world or in your own backyard. duChemin covers how to tell stories, and the technology and tools we have at our disposal in order to tell those narratives. Most importantly, he stresses the crucial theme of vision when it comes to photographing people, places, and cultures--and he helps you cultivate and find your own vision, and then fit it within the frame.

Publisher: Berkeley, CA : New Riders, c2009
ISBN: 9780321605023
Branch Call Number: 779 DUC
Characteristics: xvi, 254 p. :,ill. (chiefly col.) ;,24 cm


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berlin01 May 02, 2012

This is a great book, very inspiring. DuChemin is a very good photographer and at the same time down to earth. The writing is very good and talks about how it is not about equipment but about vision, which I firmly believe to be true. Highly recommend book.

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