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Basic Photography Terms

In the previous blog posts we explored what photography is and also spoke about the history of photography. But in order to be able to speak about photography one should be familiar with basic photography terms. Below you will find an alphabetically sorted list of terms commonly used in photography:   A ANGLE OF VIEW …

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The History of Photography

In my previousblog post, we’ve talked about what Photography is and now it’s time to dig deeper and explore its roots. The history of photography commenced with the invention and development of the camera and the creation of permanent images starting with Thomas Wedgwood in 1790 and culminating in the work of the French inventor …

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What is Photography?

Let’s start with the fact that Photography (derived from the Greek photos- for “light” and -graphos for “drawing”) is the art, science, and practice of creating durable images by recording light or other electromagnetic radiation, either chemically by means of a light-sensitive material such as photographic film, or electronically by means of an image sensor. …

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