Train Your Gaze

Train Your Gaze: A Practical and Theoretical Introduction to Portrait Photography

Fairchild Books, 2015
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    978-1-4725-2510-9 (paperback)

    978-1-4725-6680-5 (epdf)

    978-1-3500-0959-2 (epub)

    978-1-4742-2235-8 (online)
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    Second Edition
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Focusing on the presence of the photographer's gaze as an integral part of constructing meaningful images, Roswell Angier combines theory and practice, to provide you with the technical advice and inspiration you need to develop your skills in portrait photography.

Fully updated to take into account advances in creative work and photographic technology, this second edition also includes stunning new visuals and a discussion on the role of social media in the practice of portraiture.

Each chapter includes a practical assignment, designed to help you explore various kinds of portrait photography and produce a range of different styles for your creative portfolio.