Princeton University Library Catalog

Illustrated dictionary of photography / by Duncan Backhouse [and others].

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Watford, Eng. : Fountain Press, 1978.
Εdition:
Rev. ed.
Description:
1 volume (various pagings) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents:
Angle of view -- Aperture : Lens -- Automatic cameras -- Battery capacitor circuit -- Camera lenses -- Camera movements -- Cameras -- Candela -- Characteristic curve -- Chemical action : light -- Circles of confusion -- Close-up lens -- Colour -- Colour correction masking -- Colour film -- Colour filters -- Colour negative film -- Colour printing -- Colour reversal film -- Colour temperature -- Colour vision -- Contact printing -- Copying -- Daylight -- Densitometer -- Density -- Depth of field -- Depth of focus -- Development -- Development contrast -- Dispersion -- Distortion -- Effective f/number -- Electronic flash -- Emulsion -- Emulsion speed -- Enlarger -- Exposure -- Exposure meter -- The eye -- Fixation -- Flashbulbs -- Flash synchronization -- Focal length -- Focal length and image size -- Focusing -- Graininess -- Ground glass screen -- Hyperfocal distance -- Incident light meter -- Inverse square law -- Iris diaphragm -- Lamps : filament -- Latent image -- Lens coating or blooming -- Lens converters -- Lens flare -- Lens : simple -- Light -- Lighting contrast -- Lith film -- Lumen -- Mireds -- Monochrome reversal processing -- Paper grades -- Paper surfaces -- Parallax -- Pentaprism -- Perspective -- Photocells -- Polacolor -- Polarization -- Polaroid-Land process -- Projection screen -- Rangefinder -- Rapid access print processing -- Reciprocity failure -- Rectilinear propagation -- Reflection -- Reflex camera -- Reflex copting -- Refraction -- Resolution -- Safelights -- Sensitometer -- Sensitometry -- Sharpness -- Shutters -- Slide projector -- Spectral sensitivity -- Subject contrast -- Telephoto lens -- Through-the-lens metering -- Viewfinder -- Vision -- Washing -- Wedge spectrogram -- Wide-angle lens -- Xerography -- Zoom lens.
Subject(s):
PhotographyDictionaries [Browse]
Form/​Genre:
Dictionaries.
ISBN:
  • 0852426682 (pbk.)
  • 9780852426685 (pbk.)
OCLC:
5033528
Related name:
RCP:
C - S