THE CAMERA. With the Collaboration of Robert Baker
(Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1980).
FIRST BOOK IN THE NEW ANSEL ADAMS PHOTOGRAPHY SERIES. ADAMS' NOW-CLASSIC APPROACH TO PHOTOGRAPHY. Adams emphasizes the role of careful craftsmanship, whether the purpose of the image is creative or functional. To photographers of every level, The Camera is a definitive guide to the instrument and the art form."- publisher. Item #28858
First Edition. With 130 beautifully printed photographs, including many of Adams' most famous images, accompanied by extensive captions detailing technical information. In addition, there are nearly 30 drawings and technical illustrations. 4to, publisher's black cloth, lettered in silver on the spine and in the publisher's illustrated dustjacket. xiii, 203 pp. A fine copy in a pleasing dustjacket, showing just slight evidence of use or age.