A manual on taking large-format nature photographs, written by Pulitzer Prize- winning author Jack Dykinga. The author merges. Landscape master Jack Dykinga’s new “secret” view camera is in the form of a modern After all, he calls it a “secret large-format camera. Buy Large Format Nature Photography (): NHBS – Jack W Dykinga, Watson-Guptill Publications.

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That’s all we teach now, basically. He subsequently became one of the finest and most celebrated landscape photographers of our time. Bernard, Of course it belongs here: This is primarily a personal journal and not really an instructional volume.

This book by Jack is by far the best book on 4 x 5 photography I have ever owned.

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I’ve been photographing the surface of water with virtually no depth of field. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. I heard another individual who takes photographs for Arizona Highways commenting that with a view camera, he’s got five bucks tied up in every shot, and that makes him very deliberate. There’s a winter trip into Patagonia, which would be during our June and July. Thanks for telling us about the problem.


We always put up at least five images from each photographer for each shoot. Every place I photograph, I return to.

Funny you should say that. All-in-all, an excellent book! I left several times [laughing] One of the things I’ve been doing lately is working with tilt-shift lenses.

Jack Dykinga

Great book with great photos. Paperbackpages. Skip to main content. In order to jackk the one-of-a-kind intricacies, patterns, textures, tonal range, and colors that made Dykinga famous, he uses a 4 x 5 camera. Since that time, I think I’ve desaturated everything by 30 percent at least. I was in high school and wanted to make money, so I was going to develop film.

A really useful, quick, read to inspire and educate you regarding large format photography outdoors. Taking Photographs When you take a landscape photograph.

Gwen rated it really liked it Feb 09, Gilbert rated it it was amazing Aug 05, That was the beauty of working for newspapers. That should be a very special trip.


Open Preview See a Problem? You try to get it right when you capture it. I’ve become a naturalist by osmosis. Well, it’s an eighty-pound pack, including food and everything. Back inI was on the staff of the Sun-Times. By the end of the workshop, I like to have people critique their own work before anybody else says a word. There’s the pipeline across British Columbia. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? But I’d have to say the Grand Canyon. Exceptional customer service Get specialist help and advice.

That’s just the nature of the beast.