Art, Architecture and Photography Books
The Magic of Architecture
There are many different books that you can obtain for information on architecture. These would include 101 Things I learned in Architecture School and Analysing Architecture. You may also have many different questions pertaining to architecture as well. This could be:
- What types of books can I find about the basics of Architecture?
- Can find information of the history of architecture?
- How hard of a field is it to get into?
All of these questions and many more could be running through your mind. Of course, there are many different areas of architecture such as the planning, different types, the techniques and tools needed as well as styles. Reading the information that you are interested in can help you to go a long way in this field. You may even be able to find an encyclopedia in reference to the subject.
The Beauty of Art
There are many different aspects when it comes to art. To be able to appreciate it, sit back and enjoy the beauty and grace of the work is truly amazing. You will find many different books on this particular subject such as The Art Book, Sleuth: The Amazing Quest for Lost Art Treasures and even This is Modern Art.
- Is Fashion considered an art?
- Can I find a book that will give me the basics of art?
- Are there women involved in art and who are they?
These questions may very well be running through your mind if art is your passion. Some of these questions may be answered in The Thames & Hudson Dictionary of Art and Artists ( World of Art). Of course there are many different aspects of art such acrylic, objective and modern. Maybe just one of these subjects is of interest you or many tickle your fancy. Regardless, you are going to be able to find the information that you are looking for.
In Depth with Photography
One of the most popular types of photography is digital. You will be able to find books filled with information on this topic such as The Digital Photography Book: v. 3 and The Digital Photography Book: The Step-by-Step Secrets for How To Make Your Photos Look Like the Pro’s! Of course, there are still many people that use film cameras to get the beautiful black and white photos that look very dramatic and real. You can almost feel what is happening in the picture.
- How Do I Get Started in Photography?
- What Types of Photography are there?
- How do I become a professional photographer?
- What is the history of photography?
These are all very important questions to ask if you are going to chose this as your profession. You will want to know about photographers, techniques and even the theory. You may even be interested in finding out about photo essays that you can enter and getting the information on that as well. There is so much to learn about photography such as the type of equipment, lenses, film and even the type of lighting that you need for a particular shot and what the best positioning is in the sun.
There are many sub-categories and subjects when it comes to the worlds of Art, Architecture and Photography. There are design studies, fashion design, sculpture, museums and even criticism. These are all very important aspects of these fields. Having the opportunity to be able to join in on a discussion to ask your questions and here the responses of someone else can be very beneficial. It gives you the opportunity to learn from others and combine what they know with what you know.
Other books that may of interest to you are Ways of Seeing (Penguin Modern Classics), High Voltage Tattoo, Wall and Piece and Architect’s Pocket Book. You can even find a beginner’s guide called Photoshop Elements 7 This can be very helpful if you are looking for a book that can give you an explanation that is simple and easy. It will simplify things so that all is broken down into plain English and sounds less complicated.
You may also be interested in painting and drawing, prints and decorative arts as well as sculpture. There are so many different aspects of Art, Architecture & Photography that trying to find a place to begin in your learning can be almost frustrating. With help of many different books, you will be able to find a great starting point, where you should be in the middle and then how things will end up. For many, you may decide to take a class in a certain subject and then need a refresher. This is where a lot of this reading material can come in handy.
Regardless of which field you are working on, there are plenty of questions that need answers in order to be able to further your career and have a strong force. There are many books that you can get this information from and of course, you will most likely have questions about something that you have read in a particular book. As stated earlier, participating in a discussion about these books and asking questions can get you far and help you to better understand what you have read. It is very easy to get in on a discussion about the various books that you have read or on the ones that you want to read. Don’t hesitate in having the opportunity to speak with others.