Born in Berlin in , Harald Mante studied graphic design and painting at Werkkunstschule Wiesbaden. He taught Photographic Design at Dortmund. Results 1 – 23 of 23 Discover Book Depository’s huge selection of Harald-Mante books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 19 million titles. Harald Mante was born in Berlin in and studied graphic design and painting at Werkkunstschule Wiesbaden. He taught Photographic Design at Dortmund.

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Put simply if you want to take your photography out of the range of image captures and into the arena of art then this is the book for you. While one could gain insight from this book just from reading the topics and viewing the images, one could also enjoy this book as one would a coffee table book since the images are so good In these years, his work haralf around themes like “space and time”, “reflections”, and “self-shadows” and he published numerous books and journal articles.

This book is geared toward the serious intermediate and advanced photographer who strives to create outstanding images. This biography of a living person relies too much on references to primary sources.

This is where the “art” of photography comes into play. Om boka Harald Mante, one of the most distinguished teachers of the photographic arts in Germany and an internationally recognized master of photography, brings his teaching to us in the English language for the first time in more than 30 years.

Retrieved from ” https: While a deep understanding of photographic techniques is required in order to master photography, technical knowledge alone is not sufficient to create outstanding images.



Ina mange project ” Weitsichten ” looking into the distance together was initiated by the couple. Since Mante had a great influence on the German color photography. InHarald Mante retired from his teaching position in Dortmund, but remained active, both as a mantee art photographer and as an educator, teaching classes at the “Altenakademie Dortmund” and mane the “European Art Academy” in Trier, as well as numerous workshops and seminars throughout the year.

This second edition has been extensively revised and updated, and includes 60 new images and illustrations. In this book, Mante explores the principles of line, shape, point, color, contrast, composition, and design in significantly greater depth and at a higher level than most any book available to date. He also covers a number of techniques to enhance expressiveness in a photograph and support the photographer’s intentions. In the following years, leading magazines such as SternTwenBild der Zeit, and Epoca published his work.

This level of practical detail is excellent. Composition and Color Design is a must-have book. Please help by adding secondary or tertiary sources.

Languages Deutsch Edit links. Also included are new chapters that cover analyzing shapes and colors and a discussion of the square image format. Worth to have among your rich collection of albums or very good start of your new hobby.

His photographic work has been exhibited in museums and private collections world-wide, and his books and calendars have mane collector’s items.

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This page was last edited on 28 Januaryhraald His text books on composition and color design are known worldwide. Finally, inafter a three-month trip to Irelandhe decided to turn professional.


And the value of this is that it gets you past understanding why a particular picture looks good and into how mabte can replicate the success of that photograph From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The creative photographer can exploit this knowledge and push image making in new directions.

Professor Mante has authored numerous mantd books and textbooks. Truly creative photography is based upon knowledge and mastery of design, and insight into how the viewer perceives images. Inhe published his first books on hagald Composition and Color Design ” which was based on the fundamental principles of color design developed by famous painters such as KandinskyKleeand Itten. July Learn how and when to remove this template message.

True Harad, Rangefinder Magazin, October He continued to work as a Photographer on a freelance basis throughout his academic career. Composition and Color Design.

Michael Testi, Blogcritics Magazine “Of all the hundreds of photo and image texts we’ve reviewed at MyMac Magazine, The Photograph – Composition and Color Design is the most important one for helping intermediate to advanced photographers grasp the precision and acuity necessary to achieve the finest images.