On Assignment: Projects in Photojournalism pdf epub fb2

On Assignment: Projects in Photojournalism by Tony Spina pdf epub fb2

On Assignment: Projects in Photojournalism Author: Tony Spina
Title: On Assignment: Projects in Photojournalism
ISBN: 0817452753
ISBN13: 978-0817452759
Other Formats: mobi azw txt rtf
Pages: 192 pages
Publisher: Amphoto,U.S.; 1st edition (March 28, 1983)
Language: English
Category: Arts & Photography
Size PDF version: 1709 kb
Size EPUB version: 1388 kb
Subcategory: Photography & Video




Tony Spina (1914-1995) was the chief photographer of the Detroit Free Press. During his 44 years at the paper, Spina received more than 450 state, national and international awards for his photography including a Pulitzer Prize. In On Assignment, Spina describes how an experienced news photographer thinks and works. He details the photojournalism process, discusses the photographic techniques a news photographer uses, explains the planning needed to successfully complete an assignment, and defines the difference between a "great" and an "acceptable" news photograph. Hardcover in dust jacket. 192 pages; 200 b&w photos and 24 color pages; 8.5 x 11.5 inches. Index.