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WATANABE Yoshio / SHIMADA Kinsuke / OTSUKA Gen. Asahi Camera : Fukei Shashin / Landscape Photography (1960)



WATANABE Yoshio / SHIMADA Kinsuke / OTSUKA Gen. Fukei Shashin (Landscape Photography / La photographie de paysages). Tokyo : Asahi Shinbun-sha (Asahi Camera Kyoshitsu 5), Showa 35 (1960). First ed. & pr. — AVAILABLE as part of the 6-vol. set Asahi Camera Masterclass Series (6 vol. / 1959-1960)

Description — 8° (23,5 x 19 x 1 cm), 188 p., 500 g.
Publisher's cloth binding, pict. slipcase, 12 frontispieces (4 double-p.; 3 color / 9 b&w), b&w pictures. Text in Japanese.
Reliure éditeur, étui ill., 12 frontispices (4 doubles p. ; 3 coul. / 9 n&b), photographies n&b. Texte en japonais.

État / Condition — x

Remarques & avis / Review — A great, early 1960s, profusely illustrated, didactic volume dedicated to portrait, with texts and pictures by the Japanese master photographers of the time: Yoshio WATANABE, Kinsuke SHIMADA and Gen OTSUKA, who also introduce other major Japanese photographers' works. Uncommon.

Un excellent didactique du tout début des années 1960, abondamment illustré, dédié à la photographie de paysage, avec textes et photos des maîtres photographes japonais de l'époque : WATANABE Yoshio, SHIMADA Kinsuke et OTSUKA Gen, qui présentent également des œuvres d'autres photographes japonais majeurs. Peu courant.

Divers / Misc. — Table of Contents / À la table :

Frontispieces :
WATANABE Yoshio (4) / SHIMADA Kinsuke (4) / OTSUKA Gen (4)

WATANABE Yoshio — Fukei Shashin to ha (What is Landscape Photography)
WATANABE Yoshio / SHIMADA Kinsuke / OTSUKA Gen — Fukei Shashin no Bunrui to sono Jissai (The Categories of Landscape Photography and its Reality)
WATANABE Yoshio — Teien to Kenchiku (Gardens and Architecture)
WATANABE Yoshio / Shimada Kinsuke — Kanko Shashin (Tourism Photography)
OTSUKA Gen — Koku Shashin (Aerial Photography)
OTSUKA Gen — Panorama Shashin (Panoramic Photography)


See also / Voir aussi :

Asahi Camera Masterclass Series (6 vol. / 1959-1960)

1. KIMURA Ihei / INA Nobuo / YOSHIOKA Senzo / AKIYAMA Seiji / NAKAMURA Rikko. Portrait Photography (1959)
2. INA Nobuo / KIMURA Ihei / WATANABE Yoshio.. Lens and Camera (1959)
3. SASAI Akira / KANO Yu. Sensitized Materials & Photo Enlargement (1959)
4. KIMURA Ihei. Color Photography (1959)
5. WATANABE Yoshio / SHIMADA Kinsuke / OTSUKA Gen. Landscape Photography (1960)
6. KANAMARU Shigeru / TAMURA Sakae / WATANABE Tsutomu. Commercial Photography (1960)












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