PRINT October 1986

THE WORLD OF PHOTOGRAPHY: A project for Artforum

WELCOME TO THE WORLD of Photography and open your eyes to a whole new way of seeing. Learn how to transform a seemingly ordinary everyday scene into something worthy of framing. Discover why photography has captured the imagination of photobuffs, scientists, and publicists for years.

After reviewing almost all the material on photography, we have developed an alternative to the same old boring how-to instructional course which should prove beneficial to both the beginner and the skilled photographer. Even though light is at the root of photography, we need to go behind closed doors to see how a picture really develops. What we have done here is to condense our “slice of life” method, which follows the “day in the life” of the professional with his eager student, and to turn it into a colorful glossy supplement with easy-to-follow tips and steps illustrating basic darkroom procedures including

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