If your a beginner I recommend reading a beginner photography book.
This is still a great book as it covers the zone system (still great for digital) and darkroom techniques that can easily be applied to the "digital darkroom".
Adams' attention to detail in testing contrast and resolution in various lighting situations forms the core of the Zone System and of this book.
This should be mandatory reading for anyone wishing to call themselves a photographer. Even if you have never or will never own a film camera, this book will give you practical... Read morePublished 7 days ago by Nick Sandin
100% complete book about the subject. No shortcuts or abreviations. A must have for every serious photographer.Published 1 month ago by Pawel
Excellent description of the zone method. Enjoyable reading from the master.Published 2 months ago by Papaw
Following his new age flop "The Positive", "The Negative" is an astounding success.Published 7 months ago by Good Guy Dan
Great book, excellent service, who could ask for more. Photography when it was still photography, no smart phones here. The best.Published 8 months ago by jmcphoto1