Film and Digital Techniques for Zone System Photography - As a photographer, the Zone System offers you a way to capture your impression of the world and tell someone else what you saw in the most beautiful visual language: the language of black & white photography.
Based on the techniques of legendary photographer Ansel Adams and presented by Dr. Glenn Rand of the Brooks Institute of Photography, this book offers a systematic approach that integrates a knowledge of light, exposure, development, and print-making.
By implementing these step-by-step instructions for each phase in a film or digital workflow you can become consistent in the way you work and achieve overall better results in your images.
Tips for getting started quickly with the Zone System
Understanding the zones and how to place them in your images
Tips for accurate previsualization
Development techniques for precise contrast control
Printing to bring out the most in each image
Implementing the Zone System principles in a digital workflow