If your a beginner I recommend reading a beginner photography book.
Adams' attention to detail in testing contrast and resolution in various lighting situations forms the core of the Zone System and of this book.
A well written book detailing the various aspects of photography and film processing, well worth it!!!
Following his new age flop "The Positive", "The Negative" is an astounding success.Published 2 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 2 months ago by jmcphoto1
This is generally a good book, and if I was still using film, I would have given it another star or two, but the transition to digital has somewhat dated this book. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Kevin
What I can say more to the summary provided by one of the most worldknown photographers....There is everything what necessary to make a picture about how to be prepared and... Read morePublished 3 months ago by jirka
I have bought this book primary because of the fact that Ansel Adams was the inventor of the Zone system - a systematic approach to determine the exposure of the photo. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Marcin Gramza
What more could one ask than wisdom from one of the best ever!! I bought the whole series, The Camera, The Negative and The Print. Read morePublished 6 months ago by G. Ruge
You may or may not appreciate Ansel Adams as a photographer, but his technical writings on the medium are second to none. I cannot recommend this book highly enough. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Barry Andersen
Learn from the master of black n white. Very informative and instructional. Helps to understand the difference in shadows and contrast in black n white photography.Published 7 months ago by Frodo of the dirty Kitchen