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dc.contributor.author Jacobs, Jan Christo
dc.contributor.other Bloemfontein: Central University of Technology, Free State
dc.date.accessioned 2017-05-10T09:46:38Z
dc.date.available 2017-05-10T09:46:38Z
dc.date.issued 1996
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/11462/941
dc.description Thesis en_US
dc.description.abstract Commercial photography today is a huge part of business today. Page through a magazine and you will see photographic advertisements of food, beverages and nowadays images that are generated digitally. Advertising photography can be divided into two sections: location and studio advertising .. When doing location advertising it is important to choose the correct environment that will suit the client's product and brings out the product's qualities and advantages. Shooting and advertisement in the studio is totally different because the photographer are able to control the , environment as well as the set-up. The author wants to achieve a good image by making use of simple lighting techniques. The author likes to experiment with light. It might seem difficult, but in practice is not difficult at all. Small but important aspects of a set-up that are difficult to enhance can be brought out by making use of the painting with light technique. The script consist of the purpose of advertising photography, different roles of advertising photography, the advantage of using scamps and the basic studio set-up. Appendix A will consist of all the illustrations of the author's work and appendix B will be a short historical background on advertising photography. Diagrams will show how certain lighting set-ups were done. All the images will be shot with the Sinar 4 X 5 " large format camera. The author prefers to make use of the large format camera because of the good quality that can be achieved. The images will be shot on transparency because the author enjoys the rich colour of the film especially when under exposed by a quarter of a stop. The author hopes that the script can be used by up and coming advertising photographers as future reference to advertising photography_ en_US
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dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.publisher Bloemfontein: Central University of Technology, Free State
dc.subject Commercial photography en_US
dc.subject Photography en_US
dc.title Advertising photography en_US
dc.type Thesis en_US
dc.rights.holder Central University of Technology, Free State

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