"All our readers need to know about this very useful book." -Photo Techniques Magazine
I'd recommend this book to anyone who spent a year or more in darkroom and want to advance his/her skills.
That being said. . . Way Beyond Monochrome fills an important gap in technical information pertaining to many aspects of Black and White film photography.
Also for this reason I do believe this is a great book, also very elegant and extremely well done from the layout point of view.
One of the most important books on Black and White ever written. I own two copies of it so I can have one in my studio, my writing room so they are right there when I need to... Read morePublished 27 days ago by Vincent Versace
It's a perfect book and easy reading. It use a scientific method to tell you the working theory and what the performance you will get during B/W. Not a art book! Read morePublished 7 months ago by CHENG CHIH JEN
There's the old story of the cowboy who got on his horse and "rode off in all directions." That's the story of WBM. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Alfred Lockwood
Could easily be called an encyclopedia of B&W this book is very comprehensive but also has some oversights. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Mark Bau
This is an incredibly detailed book. I was a bit taken aback when it came in the mail. When first paging through the book, I was blown away by the depth of content. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Jeff
"Way Beyond Monochrome" is a very fitting title for this enormously valuable reference book for monochrome, wet-process photography. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Graf von Foto
I'm only 1/10th of the way through, but I'm learning so many things about developing that one would otherwise get through expensive, frustrating trial and error, that I've already... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Eric Phillip Moss
I taught photography at diploma level for a couple of decades. This is a one stop book of everything which we really needed back in say 1994. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Dennis Wild
I have been returning to my black and white roots, from off and on periods of painting. This book is a great way to re familiarize yourself with the very tenets of B&W, good... Read morePublished 23 months ago by jeff