The Negative is the second volume in the acclaimed and highly influential The Ansel Adams Photography Series. This second volume is anchored by a detailed discussion of Adams' Zone System and his seminal concept of visualization. It presents detailed discussion of artificial and natural light, film and exposure, and darkroom equipment and techniques. Numerous examples of Adams' work clarify the principles discussed. Handsomely illustrated with photographs by Adams as well as instructive line drawings, this classic manual can dramatically improve your photography."
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About the Author
Ansel Adams (1902-1984) was the most honored American photographer of the twentieth century. Through the exhibition and publication of his work, his writings, and his leadership in the Sierra Club, Adams was also a prescient and highly effective voice in the fight to preserve America's remaining wilderness.
Table of Contents
Introduction ix Visualization and Image Values 1 Light and Film 9 Exposure 29 The Zone System 47 Filters and Pre-exposure 99 Natural Light Photography 125 Artificial Light Photography 155 Darkroom Processes 181 Darkroom Equipment and Procedures 195 Value Control in Processing 219 Appendixes 239 Index 266