A respected guide for creatives, artists and photographers alike, Pinhole Photography is packed with all the information you need to understand and get underway with this wonderfully quirky, creative technique. Covering pinhole photography from its historical roots, pinhole expert Eric Renner, founder of pinholeresource.com, fully explores the theory and practical application of pinhole in this beautiful resource.
Packed with inspiring images, instructional tips and information on a variety of pinhole cameras for beginner and advanced photographers, this classic text now offers a new chapter on digital imaging and more in depth how-to coverage for beginners, as well as revised exposure guides and optimal pinhole charts.
With an expanded gallery of full-color photographs displaying the creative results of pinhole cameras, along with listings of workshops, pinhole photographer's websites, pinhole books and suppliers of pinhole equipment, this is the one guide you need to learn the craft and navigate the industry.
- Discover the history, theory and practical application of pinhole photography in this unique guide by worldwide pinhole expert, Eric Renner
- Packed with large, full-color photographs showcasing the most original and imaginative ways to use pinhole photography, including digital application of pinhole techniques
- Includes extensive resource section with reliable information on pinhole suppliers, websites, books and workshops that no pinhole photographer can do without
Ch. 1 Pinhole's History in the Exploration of Science and Ideology 1
Ch. 2 Pinhole's History in the Exploration of Art 31
Ch. 3 Pinhole's Revival 69
Ch. 4 The Body as Camera, the Room as Camera Obscura 99
Ch. 5 The Basic How-To of Pinhole Photography 127
Ch. 6 The Advanced How-To of Pinhole Photography 153
Ch. 7 Alternative Apertures: Zone Plates and Slits 197
Ch. 8 Digital Imaging with Pinholes, Zone Plates, and Alternatives 213
Ch. 9 The Changing Pinhole Image 225