Photography is the art, science and practice of creating durable images by recording light or other electromagnetic radiation, either chemically by means of a light-sensitive material such as photographic film, or electronically by means of an image sensor. Typically, a lens is used to focus the light reflected or emitted from objects into a real image on the light-sensitive surface inside a camera during a timed exposure. The result in an electronic image sensor is an electrical charge at each pixel, which is electronically processed and stored in a digital image file for subsequent display o ...more

New Releases Tagged "Photography"

Chasing Lucky
The Beautiful Ones
The Age of Light
A Girl Like Me
Sorry For Your Loss
Love in Focus, Vol. 2 (Love in Focus, #2)
I'd Rather Be Reading: A Library of Art for Book Lovers
Love in Focus, Vol. 1 (Love in Focus, #1)
Learning to See
Onibi: Diary of a Yokai Ghost Hunter
The Secret History of Us
Kiss Me in Paris
Penguin Bloom: The Odd Little Bird Who Saved a Family
Shade: A Tale of Two Presidents
It Wasn't Me
Understanding Exposure: How to Shoot Great Photographs with a Film or Digital Camera
On Photography
The Digital Photography Book (Volume 1)
Camera Lucida: Reflections on Photography
The Americans
Humans of New York
The Digital Photography Book (Volume 2)
Learning to See Creatively: Design, Color & Composition in Photography
Light: Science and Magic: An Introduction to Photographic Lighting
The Moment It Clicks: Photography Secrets from One of the World's Top Shooters
Within the Frame: The Journey of Photographic Vision
Annie Leibovitz at Work
Street Photographer
The Art of Photography: An Approach to Personal Expression
The Digital Photography Book (Volume 3)
A Garden Eden. Masterpieces of Botanical Illustration by H. Walter LackHieronymus Bosch by Stefan FischerLeonardo Da Vinci The Complete Paintings by Frank ZöllnerAlchemy & Mysticism by Alexander RoobLeonardo Da Vinci. the Graphic Work by Frank Zöllner
Taschen Bibliotheca Universalis
109 books — 3 voters

Carrying Cambodia by Hans KempSacred Skin by Tom VaterCHINA by Tom  CarterBikes of Burden by Hans KempVietnam Zippos by Sherry Buchanan
Best Asia Photography Books
28 books — 23 voters
Hunger by Roxane GayHomegoing by Yaa GyasiThe Last Black Unicorn by Tiffany HaddishOn Tyranny by Timothy SnyderAl Franken, Giant of the Senate by Al Franken
Trevor Noah's Literary Guests
208 books — 76 voters

National Geographic by Leah Bendavid-ValThe Art Book by Phaidon PressSetting the Family Free by Eric D. GoodmanAnsel Adams by Ansel Adams"Vanity Fair" Portraits by Graydon Carter
Best Coffee Table Books
463 books — 246 voters
Girl with a Pearl Earring by Tracy ChevalierAnastasia by Carolyn MeyerThe Da Vinci Code by Dan BrownNicholas and Alexandra by Robert K. MassieMarilyn's Last Sessions by Michel Schneider
Who's that Girl?
185 books — 12 voters

Related Genres

Susan Sontag
Today everything exists to end in a photograph.
Susan Sontag

Nan Goldin
I used to think that I could never lose anyone if I photographed them enough. In fact, my pictures show me how much I’ve lost.
Nan Goldin

More quotes...
Underground Knowledge — A discussion group This global discussion group has been designed to encourage debates about important and underrep…more
14,189 members, last active an hour ago
Vault Studio's Book Trade We made a Goodreads profile to start a book trading project at the studio. It's pretty simple, b…more
2 members, last active 24 days ago
Vous avez lu ce livre si particulier, qui vous a plongé dans une ambiance inoubliable... Vous ai…more
1 member, last active 6 years ago
We're a group of artists, writers and thinkers who are discussing art books and catalogs that ar…more
9 members, last active 4 years ago
Straw Man
1 chapters — updated May 09, 2019 05:17AM — 0 people liked it
Wide Red Belt
1 chapters — updated Mar 29, 2010 04:33PM — 0 people liked it


Tags contributing to this page include: photography, photo, and photography-books