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The Art of Photography

Ted Forbes

Arts, Visual Arts, TV & Film, Technology, Gadgets

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The Art of Photography is the premiere video podcast on iTunes about everything photography related. Episodes are released 3 times a week! Every Sunday, Wednesday and Friday you can check out the latest photography shows. Ted Forbes produces episodes on diverse topics such as techniques, composition, philosophy, craft, digital photography, film, darkroom techniques and more. If you are a photographer, this is the show for you. Past episodes and additional content can be found on our website: http://theartofphotography.tv

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Magnum Contact Sheets

February 3rd, 2015

Episode 68 of 253 episodes

Making Contact Sheets was a common process for photographers during the film era. The process is simple, you lay your negatives down on to a piece of 8x10 paper and do a basic exposure. While not a great print, it does serve as a sheet of positives for the photographer to make notes or selects with. Although Lightroom mimics this somewhat this is a practice that's fallen out of favor in the digital age of photography. I think that's unfortunate to a degree because having a physical printout forces you to look at your work differently. In this video we'll look at the Thames and Hudson collection of Magnum photographs. This book is fabulous and its a wonderful insight into the minds of some of the best photographers in the business. Magnum Contact Sheets available on Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/050054431X/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=050054431X&linkCode=as2&tag=thepublbroa-20&linkId=AZHAUPZOZTSYM6KF Thanks for watching! Follow us on social! Twitter: http://twitter.com/tedforbes Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aop.podcast Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/tedforbes And get on our mailing list to stay up to date on photography news and the latest episodes: http://theartofphotography.tv/about/mailing-list/ Thanks for watching - if you like this video, remember to share it with your friends! Ted Forbes The Art of Photography 3100 Main St #135 Dallas, Texas 75226 ========================== This episode is sponsored by Squarespace, the all in one platform for building an amazing blog, portfolio or online store. For a free trial and 10% off go to http://squarespace.com and use offer code AOP on checkout

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