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Introduction to photography

A veteran photojournalist and college photo instructor shares lectures recorded in class, then edited for podcasts. Very basic stuff.

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Expose for the shadows, develop for the highlights

Here's a brief discussion of exposure strategy and its relationship to development. There's a handshake introduction to the Zone System. This is very basic stuff.

7mins

28 Oct 2006

Rank #1

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What exposure meters tell you

Contains basic-intermediate material, 15 minutes. Len Cook discusses the basis for light meter operation and some of the relative strengths of reflected and incident light measurements.

15mins

28 Oct 2006

Rank #2

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Camera exposure and shutter speeds

A veteran photojournalist and college photo instructor shares lectures recorded in class, then edited for podcasts. Basic material. Here's a 6-minute chat on a simple way to set your camera in daylight, and the meaning of the shutter speed numbers.

6mins

28 Oct 2006

Rank #3