From Photon to Pixel

The Digital Camera Handbook
Product Number: EB00699745
Released: Mar 11, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119402435
Publisher: Wiley-ISTE
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This second edition of the fully revised and updated From Photon to Pixel presents essential elements in modern digital photographic devices. Our universal infatuation with photography profoundly affects its usage and development.While some sides of photographic "culture" remain wholly unchanged - art photography, journalistic and advertising photography, scientific photography, etc. - new facets emerge: leisure or travel photography, everyday life photography, anecdotal, observational or unusual photography, and microcosm, or micro-community, photography with its culmination in the narcissistic selfie. These new forms combine an often simplified manner of photographing and modern means of instantaneous, remote and mass communication. This book does not extend into the sociological study of photography, instead it explains how the digital camera works by examining in detail each of the components that constitutes it to provide the reader with a preliminary guide into the inner workings of this device.

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Author(s): Henri Maitre
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Feb 08, 2017

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Author(s): Henri Maitre
Genre: Science
Product Number EB00627516
Released: Nov 22, 2015
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Wiley-ISTE
ISBN: #9781119238645

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