Done Honest & True: Richard Steinheimer's Half Century of Rail Photography

Read Done Honest & True: Richard Steinheimers Half Century of Rail Photography PDF by Richard Steinheimer, Ted Benson eBook or Kindle ePUB Online free. Done Honest & True: Richard Steinheimers Half Century of Rail Photography This important collection should be in every rail enthusiasts library!. More than 130 of Steinheimers black and white photographs have been carefully selected and printed as high quality duotones to bring you a 50-year record of the changing face of American railroading. Ted Benson is ideally suited to write the text for this new book. Richard Steinheimer has been called the Ansel Adams of railroad photography, a tribute that accurately reflects the genius of his work. An award-winning photogr

Done Honest & True: Richard Steinheimer's Half Century of Rail Photography

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Rating : 4.46 (690 Votes)
Asin : 1563420112
Format Type : paperback
Number of Pages : 96 Pages
Publish Date : 0000-00-00
Language : English

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"A fitting overview of the work of a master in his field" according to Ernest H. Robl (ehr@mindspring.com). Richard Steinheimer once told me, "We're not jusgt making photos; we're creating a body of work." With its beautifully reproduced and elegeantly laid out black and white images, this book opens a window into that body of work--and what a body of work it is. While the images themselves are technically fla. As god as it gets Mr. Wm P. Mccoy This book is wonderful. The Photography is without parallel and Ted Benson is an excellent writer. My only criticism is that it wasn't released in hardback.Bill McCoyJax, FL

This important collection should be in every rail enthusiast's library!. More than 130 of Steinheimer's black and white photographs have been carefully selected and printed as high quality duotones to bring you a 50-year record of the changing face of American railroading. Ted Benson is ideally suited to write the text for this new book. Richard Steinheimer has been called the Ansel Adams of railroad photography, a tribute that accurately reflects the genius of his work. An award-winning photographer himself and long-time fan and friend of Steinheimer, Benson knows first-hand the hardships endured in the search for that perfect shot. His quest for adventure has led him to visually explore the Denver & Rio Grande Western, Santa Fe, Southern Pacific, Western Pacific, Union Pacific, Milwaukee Road, even mainline electric operation on the Pennsy. Dramatic night scenes, haunting images of snowscapes and steam, and evocative portraits of men and machines are hallmarks of Steinheimer's extraordinary illustrations. He knows how to convey the satisfaction and the spirit of the chase. Benson and

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