Types of Photography

Information About Photography   

Posted by on Jul 29, 2017

If you love nature and people you can use photography to capture those images forever. Photography makes a great hobby and it also has a professional side. If we go by the theoretical definition of photography, then it is a method of making pictures with the help of action of light. This is done by light patterns reflected or emitted from any objects are captured against a sensitive medium exposed for a time, mainly cameras. The product that is received from photography is called photograph, it is also abbreviated as photo or sometimes just called picture taking. There are certain specific devices that are needed in photography. These are: Focus, Lens.

There are different types of lenses- telephoto, macro, wide angle, zoom. Filters, scrims & Flash, Dry box, Tripod (optional, not always needed). Last but not the least photographic films. Photographing has its popularization from the time of industrial revolution, when the demand for portraiture emerged from the middle classes. A Frenchman produced the first photographic image in 1826. In the nineteenth century one saw photography as a rapidly developing commercial service.

Photography has its uses for many people in different ways, for example, take scientists and artists. Scientists use it for making accurate recordings need for their work, while artists use it for its photo chemical representation of reality. On the other hand, military, police and security people utilize photography for observation & supervision, data storage etc. But basically photography is being used to keep memories of good and favorite things as a basis of amusement.

Photography can be of many types. 1. Color photography, sometimes called color film. 2. Digital photography. It is the modern form of photography practiced with the help of digital camera. We can also classify photography into a. motion picture photography b. still photography c. aerial photography and d. Satellite photography.