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Focus On Photography
high school
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Art Textbook Program & Ancillaries
Focus on Photography
Traditional and digital processes in one dynamic text
By Hermon Joyner and Kathleen Monaghan
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Photography high school art studio book

Program components:
•  Student Book
•  Teacher’s Edition
•  Digital Images: Deluxe Set (94 images)
•  Digital Images: Basic Set (50 images)
•  Studio Support Masters
•  Assessment Masters
•  Vocabulary Masters and Art & Artist Profiles
•  Overhead Transparencies (Set of 12)
Focus on Photography takes teachers and their students into the 21st century with both traditional and digital photography and step-by-step explanations of darkroom-based and computer-based processes. This one-of-a-kind photography textbook is written in a clear, friendly style and is designed to be used flexibly to reach students at a range of ability levels.

Highlights include:
•  Step-by-step support for traditional and digital photography
•  Instruction on photographing a variety of subjects, including landscapes, portraits, animals, action, and still life
•  A wealth of examples from important historical figures in photography, such as Ansel Adams and dynamic contemporary photographers, such as Jerry Uelsmann
•  Outstanding student photography examples that encourage peer sharing
•  Current careers in photography

Table of Contents
Chapter 1: What Is Photography?
Chapter 2: The Art of Photography
Chapter 3: Black and White
Chapter 4: Digital Photography
Chapter 5: Portraits
Chapter 6: Action Photography
Chapter 7: Photojournalism
Chapter 8: Architecture and Urban Landscapes
Chapter 9: Landscapes
Chapter 10: Animals
Chapter 11: Still Life

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