WorldCat Identities

Langford, Michael 1933-

Overview
Works: 157 works in 749 publications in 15 languages and 15,872 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks and manuals  History  Biography  Encyclopedias  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Creator, Other, Contributor
Classifications: TR145, 770
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Michael Langford
Basic photography by Michael Langford( Book )

110 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Langford's Basic Photography is a seminal photography text. First published in 1965, it has informed the work and career of many of the world's leading photographers. The new, 9th edition, continues the tradition of its predecessors, reflecting the same comprehensive mix of scholarly and practical information. It covers every aspect of photography, from capture through to output, both digital and analogue. There is an emphasis on explaining the 'how to' of photography, but Langford's Basic also includes in-depth coverage of the fundamental principles that govern the art, such as how light beha
Advanced photography : a grammar of techniques by Michael Langford( Book )

62 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in 4 languages and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

For students of photography attending 2d and 3d year college courses, and for graphic designer
The darkroom handbook by Michael Langford( Book )

39 editions published between 1981 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The step-by-step guide to photography by Michael Langford( Book )

50 editions published between 1973 and 2001 in 8 languages and held by 989 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cet auteur britannique a quelques très bons manuels de photo à son crédit. Le présent ouvrage est un cours qui présente point par point les différentes étapes de l'apprentissage de cet art et de ses techniques. Les explications, assez détaillées, sont accompagnées de nombreuses illustrations: photos, schémas, dessins
Michael Langford's 35mm handbook by Michael Langford( Book )

30 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and Spanish and held by 932 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Creative photography by Michael Langford( Book )

17 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 575 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The master guide to photography by Michael Langford( Book )

2 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 562 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The book of special effects photography by Michael Langford( Book )

19 editions published between 1981 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Starting photography by Michael Langford( Book )

12 editions published between 1976 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses technical and artistic aspects of photography such as camera operation, darkroom procedures, and picture composition
Visual aids and photography in education; a visual aids manual for teachers and learners by Michael Langford( Book )

15 editions published between 1972 and 1975 in English and held by 434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of photography : From its beginnings to the present day by Michael Langford( Book )

13 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in 3 languages and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Learn photography in a weekend by Michael Langford( Book )

12 editions published between 1992 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photography by Michael Langford( Book )

12 editions published between 1971 and 2003 in 4 languages and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Langford's starting photography : a guide to better pictures for film and digital camera users by Michael Langford( Book )

31 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An ideal technical introduction to both traditional and digital photography, this sixth edition of Langford's Starting Photography covers the core basics from how to select and compose a good picture to how different cameras operate and how to decipher their controls. Different subjects are explored, with advice on how to tackle people, places, animals, landscapes and close-ups, and valuable guidance on presenting and assessing finished work
Langford's advanced photography by Michael Langford( Book )

37 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in English and held by 306 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Langford's Advanced Photography is the only advanced photography guide a serious student or aspiring professional will ever need. In this eighth edition, Efthimia Bilissi continues in the footsteps of Michael Langford by combining an unrivalled level of technical detail with a straightforward writing style while simultaneously bringing the text firmly in to the digital era. This book covers the entire photographic process from a technical standpoint - not only detailing the 'how' but also explaining the 'why' that is so often missing from photography texts. From the workings of cameras, lenses, digital imaging sensors and software to new hot topics such as HDR imaging, digital asset management, and even running your own photography business, everything a serious photographer could need to extend their art into professional realms is covered. The book also benefits from a full glossary, charts and inspirational full color images throughout, with summaries and projects at the end of each chapter to reinforce the theory. Key Features * Highly respected guide for serious photographers wanting to advance their skills, now in its 8th edition * Fully updated to cover new digital technologies and methodolgies, from HDR imaging to digital asset management and even running your own photography business * The ONLY comprehensive guide to photography at an advanced level for the serious amateur, student or training professional
The pocket camera handbook by Michael Langford( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Dutch and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photography: materials and methods by John Hedgecoe( Book )

11 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The instant picture camera handbook by Michael Langford( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and Dutch and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Camera book : everything you need to know about choosing and using photographic equipment to create better pictures by Christopher Angeloglou( Book )

3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Han Suyin's China by Suyin Han( Book )

13 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in 3 languages and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The darkroom handbook
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Langford, Michael.

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Advanced photography : a grammar of techniquesThe darkroom handbookMichael Langford's 35mm handbookStarting photographyThe story of photography : From its beginnings to the present dayLearn photography in a weekendPhotographyLangford's starting photography : a guide to better pictures for film and digital camera usersLangford's advanced photography