Photographing Artwork

PUBLICATIONS ARE LISTED IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER 

Title: Photographing Your Art, Crafts, & Collectibles: Take Great Digital Photos for Portfolios, Documentation, or Selling on the Web
Author: Steve Meltzer
Description: Cutting through the jargon and hype around digital photography, Meltzer explains in plain language how digital cameras operate, and explores specific techniques for lighting and photographing artwork and crafts.  Includes advice on using such photo editing programs as Adobe™ Photoshop® and CorelPHOTO-PAINT Pro®.
Publisher: Lark Books  
Publication Date: 2007
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Title: Small Scale Photography. How to Take Great Shots of Your Work
Author/Editor: Charles J. Lewton-Brain
Description: Provides instructions on how to take magazine-quality slides and photographs of a variety of small objects, including ceramics, jewelry, and other objects under two feet.
Publisher: Brain Press
Publication Date: 1996
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Title: Taking the Leap. Building a Career as a Visual Artist
Author/Editor: Cay Lang
Description: Revised. See "Photographic Equipment" and "Basic Photographic Procedures."
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Publication Date: 2006
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websites

Title: How to Photograph Art, Art Web Blog
Description: Penned by Chris Kirkland.Essential pointers for photographing art.
URL: http://blog.artweb.com/how-to/how_to_photograph_artwork  
Title: How to Photograph Artwork
Description: A tutorial for photographing two-dimensional artwork by Matt Greer.
URL: mgreerphoto.blogspot.com/2008/06/how-to-photograph-artwork.html

Title: Photographing Art
Descritpion: Information prepared by the Visual Arts Department of Bowdoin College.URL:
www.bowdoin.edu/visual-arts/portfolio/photographing-art.shtml 

Title: Photographing Prints and Paintings
Description: Prepared by the Portfolio Center of Columbia College. Includes information on print portfolios and web portfolios.
URL: http://students.colum.edu/portfolio-center/articles/photographing-prints-and-paintings.php

Title: Tech Tips: Photographing 2D Work 
Description: Prepared by the Department of Art and Art History, University of Colorado. URL: http://cuart.colorado.edu/resources/vrc/tips/photographing-2d