Product Details


Title:
Big Picture The Artistry of D'Arazien
Author:
Arthur DArazien
Publisher:
Kent State U Press
ISBN or Item #
9780873387514
Date Listed:
2012-02-04 14:38:59
Retail Price:
$39.95
Our Price:
$24.95
Description:
Untitled Document

Big Picture

The Artistry of D'Arazien

By Arthur D'Arazien.

Softcover, 128 pages, 8.5x10.5, color industrial photos throughout. 2002.

"This visually stunning retrospective gathers highlights of d’Arazien’s unparalleled photogenic accomplishments.

"Arthur d’Arazien’s particular talent was to photograph American industry. He recorded with artistry, precision, and passion the powerful, emotional impact of giant machines, immense structures, and complex artifacts. His photographs are the result of meticulous planning and implementation on a grand scale. He was an experimenter and an innovator, pioneering such techniques as multiple exposures on a single sheet of film; lights in motion in the dark; and the use of reflectors, flash powder, and strobe lights to illuminate huge interior and exterior spaces. He experimented with films, cameras, lenses, focus, exposure, filters, and lighting to achieve just the right effects."