A User's Guide to the View Camera : Third Edition, Hardback Book


This reissued third edition of A User's Guide to View Camera introduces photographers to large-format cameras, covering their use with both film and digital capture.

Readers will learn the anatomy of cameras with a separately adjustable back or front, the proper techniques for using view cameras, and how to take care of large-format cameras-all through straightforward and practical instruction and abundant visual examples.

This latest edition features: * Practical approaches to mastering lenses, shutters, accessories, and the ever-important maintenance of your view camera* Tips for both simple operation and advanced control of the camera, including film holders, bellows, and tripods, and film handling and development* A section on digital equipment, offering updates on the nearly 200-year-long history of the view camera


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 166 pages, 316 Halftones, black and white
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Photographic equipment & techniques
  • ISBN: 9781138917545



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