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Title Masters of photography [(DVD) videorecording] : learn photography from 12 National Geographic masters.

Publication Info. Chantilly, VA : Teaching Company, [2014]
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 95th Street Adult Great Courses  771 MAS    AVAILABLE
 Naper Blvd. Adult Great Courses  771 MAS    AVAILABLE
 Nichols Adult Great Courses  771 MAS    AVAILABLE
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Description 4 videodiscs (approximately 12 hr.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in + 1 course guidebook (xii, 176 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
Series Great courses. Topic, better living. Subtopic, arts & leisure
Great courses (DVD). Better living.
Bibliography Accompanying course guidebook Includes bibliographical references.
Contents DIsc. 1.Adventure (Redefine adventure -- Broaden your view -- Show what no one has shown -- Set the scene, get close). Wildlife. (Understand the animal -- Use all the tools. Disc 2.Wildlife (continued) -- Make a difference -- Go back, get it right). Landscape and nature. (The joys of nature -- Exploring landscapes -- Guide the eye -- Moment in landscape). Disc 3. People in their environments. (Gaining trust -- Uncover the human condition -- Build relationships -- Use the background). Color and light. (Good, bad,and magic light -- Wait and work the shot).Disc 4.Color and light continued. (Compose with color -- Write the light).Storytelling. (Fifty years of telling stories --- Moment, gesture, place -- Engaging the world -- Raising awareness).
Credits Photographer, National Geographic Magazine.
Performer Introduced by Chris Johns ; lectures by William Albert Allard, Stephen Alvarez, Ira Block, Jodi Cobb, Annie Griffiths, Ed Kashi, Michael Melford, Cory Richards, James Richardson, Joel Sartore, Steve Winter and Michael Yamashita.
Summary In this collection of 24 lectures (30 min. each), 12 masters lecture on the basics of operating a camera, the elements of a photograph and composition and lighting, as well as analyzing real-life photo opportunities and selecting and preparing photographs for photographic essays.
System Details DVD.
Subject Photography -- Technique -- Videodiscs.
Photography -- Digital techniques -- Videodiscs.
Photography -- Digital techniques.
Photography -- Technique.
Genre Instructional films.
Filmed lectures.
Nonfiction films.
Filmed lectures.
Instructional films.
Nonfiction films.
Problems and exercises.
Added Author Johns, Chris, 1951- presenter.
Allard, William Albert, instructor.
Alvarez, Stephen, instructor.
Block, Ira, instructor.
Cobb, Jodi, instructor.
Griffiths, Annie, 1953- instructor.
Kashi, Ed, instructor.
Melford, Michael, instructor.
Richards, Cory, instructor.
Richardson, James, instructor.
Sartore, Joel, instructor.
Winter, Steve, instructor.
Yamashita, Michael S., instructor.
Teaching Company.
Added Title National geographic magazine.
ISBN 1629971014
Music No. ID7923A-01 Teaching Company (DVDs)
PD7923A Teaching Company (guidebook)
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