Essays Tagged: "photographers"

A study of the political, social and cultural influences on the work of three photographers, Lee Friedlander, Gary Winogrand and Nicholas Nixon.

tentMarking the Times:A study of the political, social and cultural influences on the work of three photographers.Of all the influences on an artist, the effect of the period in which work isproduced ... rder to fully appreciatethe artist's work. Nowhere can this be seen more clearly than in the work ofphotographers Lee Friedlander, Gary Winogrand and Nicholas Nixon.While it could be argued that all a ...

(12 pages) 284 1 4.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Art Essays

A History of Japanese Photography.

untry has come to know. From early history to the world wars are shown at the photo exhibition. The photographers look at their culture, architecture, and the devastation of war. It is amazing to see ... evident are qualities of the subjects themselves.Three wars created an entirely different arena for photographers. These are the photographs that attract me the most. The shots that show the history o ...

(3 pages) 54 0 3.8 Apr/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

A look into photography as a career.

he time they are told what to photograph and rarely get to photograph what they want. Although most photographers develop specialties and limit themselves to one type of photography, some are open to ... g the subject or equipment, or with a computer editing program such as Adobe Photoshop, what I use. Photographers must also process film, develop it and make prints, and be comfortable working in a to ...

(2 pages) 77 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

Henri Cartier-Bresson photos analysed: Martin Luther King, 1961 and Mademoiselle Chanel, 1964 (in relation to the question [question in text body])

images to support your argument.With the development of brief exposures and small sizes in cameras, photographers likeCartier-Bresson were able to capture their subjects unaware or in their natural ex ... aint brush and start in a new branch of art called photography.In 1947, during a reunion of Ce Soir photographers, David Seymour and Robert Capa persuaded Cartier-Bresson to join Magnum, a photographi ...

(10 pages) 56 0 4.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Ansel Adams-Biography .

often hard to capture in the right light. It takes many shots toactually find one you like. Often, photographers sit outside for several hours tocapture that moment they have seen before. Most of the ... n official photographer for the Sierra Club, aconservation organization. Ansel and other California photographers,founded a group called f/64, which was devoted to takingstraightforward photographs in ...

(4 pages) 71 1 5.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

The manipulation of photographic images discussed in "The Tradition: Fact and Fiction" by Robert Coles

In his essay "The Tradition: Fact and Fiction" Robert Coles discussed the works of two photographers, Jane Lange and Walker Evans, examining the process of producing their pictures and th ...

(4 pages) 38 0 2.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Tradition: Fact and Fiction" Robert Coles Summary

In his essay "The Tradition: Fact and Fiction" Robert Coles talks about the works of two photographers, Jane Lange and Walker Evans, examining the process they used to produce their picture ... ict them, their drama and their feelings without distracting with what's around them.It appears the photographers mutually agree the surrounding environment distracts from the true message of hardship ...

(2 pages) 29 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Isearch on the career of a photographer

f who takes all of these pictures of the stars and the newsworthy people. I wondered how much these photographers earned and the responsibilities that came along with their job. I became curious and e ... that satisfaction can turn into tragedy if you are not prepared with the proper equipment.Portrait photographers who work in a studio make their own hours and work based on appointments. I wonder if ...

(5 pages) 98 0 4.8 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Design Arts

Photography around us

ghting, composition, darkroom, enlarger, chemicals, and the special properties of films and papers. PHOTOGRAPHERS use combinations of cameras, films, lenses, filters, and lighting to create and to pro ... f cameras, films, lenses, filters, and lighting to create and to produce the final image or picture.Photographers may specialize in portrait, commercial, news, industrial, artistic, medical, or scient ...

(2 pages) 86 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Footy project

in case the lens get wet or dirty and alot of film. The camera will also need a motor drive so the photographers can take lots of pictures and choose the best picture. The photographer may need speci ... t is a dark or cloudy day because it soaks up light quicker. Also batteries for the camera and some photographers may have a digital camera to be able to actually see the pictures they have taken.Foot ...

(3 pages) 27 0 2.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Santa Barbara Museum of Art Report (for Art Appreciation class)

is so ancient was a treat. The other special exhibit was a tribute to a pair of American modernist photographers of which they had a portion of their print collection on display which I did not find ...

(2 pages) 77 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Simplicity is Power: An Analysis of the Poem "When Autumn Came" by Faiz Ahmed Faiz.

However, autumn is never seen as a "decaying" season in postcards. In fact, "autumn is beauty" for photographers. The magic of combining the colors gold, red, orange and yellow creates a dazzling eff ...

(3 pages) 14 0 0.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

The Zone System of Photography

photographic industry had already standardized f-stops and shutter speeds as controls of light. But photographers still didn't know exactly how much light was needed for each individual print. Adams a ... divided into as many, or as few Zones as one wishes. However, eleven is the standard by which most photographers work. This has the advantage of placing the mid-gray Zone V, the meter reading, in the ...

(1 pages) 17 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Art Essays

"Courtesy, Professionalism, Respect? Not for Journalists" Article from The Nation: Quality within services, companies and organizations.

many recent instances in which the NYPD have blocked, restricted and even in some cases restrained photographers and journalists from doing their particular job. Luckily for Muhammand, he was reissue ...

(2 pages) 28 0 0.0 Feb/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Death Portrait Of A Child

me was born in Germany in 1882 and died in Mexico in 1954. He was considered one of the outstanding photographers of Mexico. Around 1905 when he was in his twenties, Brehme arrived in Mexico to photog ... equipment. He would not have known that he would become a major influence on generations of Mexican photographers, starting with Manuel Alvarez Bravo. He would not have known that he would live in Mex ...

(8 pages) 7 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Small business and The Effect of E-commerce

country. Examples include: small shops, hairdressers, tradesmen, lawyers, accountants, restaurants, photographers, small-scale manufacturing etc. Small businesses are usually independent businesses th ...

(7 pages) 81 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Bring It ON: A Poem

ures photographing people around the world. I think that this article was a good idea. It gives the photographers a chance to tell their side of the story. I think that even though they did annoy the ... and did put her under a lot of stress. This article does not tell anything about occasions when the photographers would not leave her alone. It is just a one sided story contradictory to the majority ...

(1 pages) 808 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Princess Diana

ures photographing people around the world. I think that this article was a good idea. It gives the photographers a chance to tell their side of the story. I think that even though they did annoy the ... and did put her under a lot of stress. This article does not tell anything about occasions when the photographers would not leave her alone. It is just a one sided story contradictory to the majority ...

(1 pages) 396 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

How Advertising Portrays Women

ange to what is current and what's "in".The Iron maiden is, "an illusion created by makeup artists, photographers, and photo re-touchers" (212). I asked myself, why are we given this image to idolize ...

(3 pages) 1614 0 3.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

"Untitled Film Still # 48" by Cindy Sherman

re beginning to blend with the objects around them; it is clearly evening. Typically, subjects face photographers to add emotion or to help interpret emotions that will show in the face of the subject ...

(3 pages) 17 0 3.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art