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George E Todd

Aurum, 2000
138 pages
Black and white
ISBN: 1902538110

Here, Todd discusses the inspiration for each photograph featured and how it was produced. The reader is guided through the camera and darkroom techniques used with a series of illustrated step-by-step instructions. The importance of composition, shadows, dealing with difficult negatives, still-life subjects, the Zone system - all of these and more are clearly explained as the author outlines the personal techniques employed to create his images, sharing tips that have been tested over time.

Each of the twenty-one chapters features one of Todd's portfolio photographs, plus a number of supplementary images which demonstrate how the final image was achieved. George E Todd is a freelance photographer and lecturer whose woark has been displayed in twenty-eight exhibitions in the United States, Germany, Italy. His portfolios have been published by the prestigious Hasselblad magazine.


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