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

Fairchild Books, 2015

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...“Right in the Eyes,” The Responsibility of Forms (Oakland: University of California Press, 1991).Science Interprets the Gaze in Three (Combinable) Ways; in Terms of Information (The Gaze Informs), in Terms of Relation (Gazes are Exchanged),...

Portrait/Self-Portrait, Face/No Face

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

Fairchild Books, 2015

Book chapter

...Seduction, (New York: Macmillan, 1991), 38.It Is Like the Indian Said When the White Man Asked Him Why He Ran Around Naked: “For Me, It Is All Face. ” in a Nonfetishistic Culture (One That Does Not Fetishize Nudity) … The Body is Not,...

Ground Glass Screen

David Präkel

David Präkel has enjoyed a successful and diverse career in journalism, photography and education. He has taught photography at all levels in the UK and America, at the prestigious Kodak Imaging Training Centre and in his own training workshops in Northumberland. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Visual Dictionary of Photography

AVA Publishing SA, 2010

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...The focusing screen on a large-format view camera lies in the film plane. It shows the image exactly as it will appear; it is viewed upside down and laterally reversed. Screens are made of glass, with the surface finely ground to show...

Originality

David Präkel

David Präkel has enjoyed a successful and diverse career in journalism, photography and education. He has taught photography at all levels in the UK and America, at the prestigious Kodak Imaging Training Centre and in his own training workshops in Northumberland. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Basics Photography 01: Composition

AVA Publishing SA, 2012

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...VeneziaPersonal vision needs only inspiration. This is a digital composite image of Venice, Italy. Two images were layered with the frame and sepia-style toning applied digitally. The light rays are authentic.Photographer: Jean-Sébastien...

Organizing space

David Präkel

David Präkel has enjoyed a successful and diverse career in journalism, photography and education. He has taught photography at all levels in the UK and America, at the prestigious Kodak Imaging Training Centre and in his own training workshops in Northumberland. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Basics Photography 01: Composition

AVA Publishing SA, 2012

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...CityscapeIn his cityscape images Zafeiris says he is trying to capture the ‘unseen’. This image at first presents a void between the near barrier of the yellow parking lines and the distant monument and its temporary red plastic fence...

Voyeurism and Surveillance

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

Fairchild Books, 2015

Book chapter

...from a draft text written to accompany a book of subway portraits, c. 1941, “People in the Subway,” in Walker Evans at Work, edited by John T. Hill (New York: Harper & Row, 1982), 161.Stare. It is the Way to Educate your Eye, and More...

Depth and scale

Jeremy Webb

Jeremy Webb is a photographer and tutor with over 25 years' experience. He has travelled extensively throughout Europe, shooting stock for agencies; joined a team of cruise ship photographers based in Florida; and was an expedition photographer with an environmental charity based in Tanzania. More recently, his work with 'light painting' has received much attention, and has been featured in the British Journal of Photography, as well as numerous published portfolios and websites. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Basics Creative Photography 01: Design Principles

AVA Publishing SA, 2010

Book chapter

...Title: Blob cloud and hatSource/Photographer: Jeremy WebbSometimes the eye is constantly moving between two competing elements within the frame in order to determine the spatial relationship between them.Without a doubt, one of the most...

Tremors of Narrative: Portraits and Eventfulness

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

Fairchild Books, 2015

Book chapter

...The Work of Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction, https://www.marxists.org/reference/subject/philosophy/works/ge/benjamin.htmEvidently a Different Nature Opens Itself to the Camera than to the Naked Eye.On Photography (New York...

Organizing time

David Präkel

David Präkel has enjoyed a successful and diverse career in journalism, photography and education. He has taught photography at all levels in the UK and America, at the prestigious Kodak Imaging Training Centre and in his own training workshops in Northumberland. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Basics Photography 01: Composition

AVA Publishing SA, 2012

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...Zebra crossingThe car and pedestrian are both moving through the rain, but their different speeds create diverse effects. The colours, graphic road markings, moving lights and solitary figure create a memorable image that has the quality...

Subject

Basics Creative Photography 02: Context and Narrative

AVA Publishing SA, 2011

Book chapter

...Choice of subject and how it is photographed is a crucial aspect of visual language. The subject matter is what the audience will ‘see’ and therefore will either inform or challenge a range of interpretations that are implicit within...