Hollywood Portraits, Classic Shots And How To Take Them.

Hollywood Portraits, Classic Shots And How To Take Them.  By Roger Hicks and Christopher Nisperos, photographs from The Kobal Collection.  ISBN: 1-85585-787-1. My last book that I read was about pictures from this collection and this book has taken a selection of photographs from the Kobal Collection of the 1920’s, 1930’s 1940’s  and 1950’s and … More Hollywood Portraits, Classic Shots And How To Take Them.

Hollywood Glamour Portraits Edited by John Kobal

Hollywood Glamor Portraits, edited by John Kobal, published by Dover Publication, ISBN: 13: 978-0-486-23352-9  ISBN: 10: 0-486-23352-9 This book was inspired by a picture exhibition at the V&A (Victoria & Albert Museum) in 1972.  The exhibition was so successful it went on to tour the UK and USA.  Show-piecing the work of the portrait photographers … More Hollywood Glamour Portraits Edited by John Kobal

Now Write

Now Write, Edited by Sherry Ellis, Published by Penguin.  ISBN: 1-58542-522-2 I have just read, ‘Now Write’ edited by Sherry Ellis which is a book full of writing exercises by mostly American Authors/Lecturers for their students to help writers develop ideas, characters, dialogue, plot and pacing, setting and description and revising the manuscript for final-draft. … More Now Write

Cinematography theory & practice by Blain Brown

I have just read Cinematography theory and practice by Blain Brown, published by Focal Press. I enjoy technical and theory books such as this one which helps to improve my photography skills over phylosophy and biography books that I tend to find both boring and pretentious. I would recommend this book to a photographer of … More Cinematography theory & practice by Blain Brown