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Photo Show, The; Tough Shots

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Photo Show, The
Tough Shots
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Series Description

Premiered May 10, 1978 What’s the best camera for you? That’s the topic of the premiere episode of the latest in our line of How-To shows. The Photo Show exposes you, as it were, to a working knowledge of cameras, composition, darkroom techniques, lighting, and color, with info as valuable to old hands as it is to beginners. Local photographer Jonathan Goell hosts the 13 part series.

See June 1978 Prime Time Program Guide for cover story. Series release date: 5/10/1978

Program Description

Gertrude Stein once wrote a book called How to write. Here Jon Goell talks about how to see, which is, after all, what inspired photography is about.

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Broadcast program

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Fine Arts
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