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Selected news about graphic design, photography, film studies and media & interaction design for CV students at ECAL (Lausanne, Switzerland)
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This Week in Photography History: Louis Daguerre and The Development of the Daguerrotype

This Week in Photography History: Louis Daguerre and The Development of the Daguerrotype | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

Continuing on with our theme of the first baby-steps of the craft of photography we are taking a look at the work of Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre, a French artist and physicist. He is perhaps most famous for developing the process we now refer to as the Daguerrotype and being one of the founding fathers of photography (with the other being Nicéphore Niépce).

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How To: Experiment with Subtractive Lighting Using Glassware

How To: Experiment with Subtractive Lighting Using Glassware | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

Glass is an intriguing subject for studio photographers because of its many visual qualities. It can be both highly transparent and highly reflective. It also can be photographed to reveal striking shape, color, and texture. In this instance, it was the repeated circular motif of the clear glassware that inspired the talented Kenji Aoki of Tokyo and New York.

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Digital Photography Exposure Guide

Digital Photography Exposure Guide | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

Exposure is always considered as the first lesson when it comes to digital photography. I have written a detail guide on shutter speed and aperture. In order to summarize all the information about exposure in digital photography, I have created a detailed infographic that combines all the basic elements of exposure in the form of plotted graphs. Each portion of this infographic defines the three basic components of exposure namely: shutter speed, aperture and ISO. In order to correlate these elements with depth of field and sharpness, I have plotted the other variable on X median. Kindly share this infographic if you find this useful. www.photoaffiliates.com

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