Photography Guide

The following guide provides resources on the topic of photography including books, databases, journals, search terms and external web links.

Books


Blind Spot

770.92 C689

Laura Aguilar: Show and Tell

770.92 A283

Torbjørn Rødland: The Touch That Made You

770.92 R692T

Vitamin Ph

770.92 V837

The Printed Picture

740.9 B474

Classic Essays on Photography

770.1 C614

Camera lucida: Reflections on Photography

770.1 B285 2010

Ways of Seeing

701.15 B496W

Understanding a Photograph

770 B496

Databases


Art, Design and Architecture Collection

This art research database covers a broad range of subjects from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design.

Art Source

This art research database covers a broad range of subjects from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design.

Oxford Art Online

Database allows users to access—and simultaneously cross-search—an expanding range of Oxford’s acclaimed art reference works: Grove® Art Online, the Benezit® Dictionary of Artists, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, as well as many specially commissioned articles and bibliographies.

World History in Context

This database spans world history from the ancient world all the way up to recent current events, putting issues of interest in their historical context.
 

Journals


Afterimage

American Photo

Aperture

BlackFlash;

Blind Spot

CV: Ciel Variable: Art, Phot, Media, Culture

PDN: Photo District News

Prefix Photo

 

Search Terms


Browse Catalogue

Camera obscuras Photography – handworked Photography negatives
Digital photography Photography – printing processes Photography printing papers
Image processes Photographic criticism Photography processing
Photography – artistic Photography developing and developers  
Photography – composite Photography digital techniques  

Web Links


Eastman Museum Photography Collection

Camera Quest Classic Camera Profiles

Art Photo Index

United States Nation Archives: Digital Photography Collections

The History of Photography

Sadakichi Hartmann: Papers 1899-1937

Images Canada