The Photographer's Playbook: 307 Assignments and Ideas

Gregory Halpern (Editor) Jason Fulford (Editor)
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Product Details

Price
$24.95  $22.95
Publisher
Aperture
Publish Date
June 30, 2014
Pages
427
Dimensions
6.03 X 1.22 X 9.15 inches | 1.69 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781597112475
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About the Author

Gregory Halpern received a BA in history and literature from Harvard University, and an MFA from California College of the Arts. In 2014, he was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship. He has published six books of his work: Harvard Works Because We Do (2003), A (2011), East of the Sun, West of the Moon (in collaboration with Ahndraya Parlato, 2014), ZZYZX (2016), Confederate Moons (2018), and Omaha Sketchbook (2019). He is coeditor of The Photographer's Playbook (with Jason Fulford, Aperture, 2014) and teaches at Rochester Institute of Technology, New York.
Jason Fulford (born in Atlanta, 1973) is a photographer and cofounder of the non-profit publisher J&L Books. Fulford's photographs have been featured in Harper's, New York Times Magazine, Blind Spot, and Aperture magazine. He has published many books of his work, including Raising Frogs for $$$ (2006), The Mushroom Collector (2010), Hotel Oracle (2013), and Picture Summer on Kodak Film (2020), as well as coedited The Photographer's Playbook (with Gregory Halpern, Aperture, 2014). He is a 2014 Guggenheim Fellowship recipient.

Reviews

Examines how the photograph can be animated through composition, engagement and passion; Fulford and Halpern s "The Photographer s Playbook" contains 307 assignments designed to inspire, enlighten and educate students, teachers and photographers. "British Journal of Photography"

Just what the doctor ordered for amateur photographers looking to educate themselves by immersing their imaginative gifts into the works of some of today s successful photographers. "Resource Magazine"

The idea is that photography is nothing if it stays in a little box, that there is a big wide world out there and photography needs to engage with it. "British Journal of Photography"

An invaluable resource of perceptive information on all things photography Inside is a treasure trove of advice &ndash "Juxtapoz," August 2014 issue

The Photographer s Playbook is a slap in the face for the obvious, the hackneyed, the over-familiar. "British Journal of Photography" "
Examines how the photograph can be animated through composition, engagement and passion; Fulford and Halpern s The Photographer s Playbook contains 307 assignments designed to inspire, enlighten and educate students, teachers and photographers. British Journal of Photography
Just what the doctor ordered for amateur photographers looking to educate themselves by immersing their imaginative gifts into the works of some of today s successful photographers. Resource Magazine
The idea is that photography is nothing if it stays in a little box, that there is a big wide world out there and photography needs to engage with it. British Journal of Photography
An invaluable resource of perceptive information on all things photography Inside is a treasure trove of advice &ndashJuxtapoz, August 2014 issue
The Photographer s Playbook is a slap in the face for the obvious, the hackneyed, the over-familiar. British Journal of Photography"