The Art of Photography

Bruce Barnbaum

The Art of Photography


The Art of Photography: An Approach to Personal Expression by Bruce Barnbaum is a comprehensive guide for photographers of all levels, blending how-to techniques for traditional and digital photography with philosophical and creative insights. The book, renowned for its readability and completeness, features nearly 200 photographs and numerous charts and graphs. Barnbaum, a celebrated photographer and instructor, has included new images and extensively revised chapters on the digital zone system and image adjustments. He also introduces new discussions on "art versus technique" and "traditional versus digital" photography. Covering topics like composition, visualization, light, color, and artistic integrity, this book continues to be an invaluable reference for photographers seeking to make a personal statement through their work.