Official Review: Forensic Foraging

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Post by sonya01 » 13 Jun 2019, 00:38

I really love photography and have been threatening to look closer into it as an art form for ages! Maybe this book will serve as a good introduction for me. Thanks for the review!

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Post by J_odoyo » 13 Jun 2019, 00:39

This is very interesting. I love photography and when combined with poems, it makes a great book that I'll really enjoy.

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Post by cristinaro » 13 Jun 2019, 00:58

Forensic foraging looks like an excellent alternative to "the current tsunami of computer-enhanced photography." The trite, trivial and mundane can truly reveal unexpected beauty as the photos in this book prove. I'd love to read more. Thanks for a great review!
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Post by TRACYTIF » 13 Jun 2019, 01:25

It was nice to read that Richards, citing the three different genres in this book - photography, essays, and poems, felt that they hung together as a whole. In fact it seems that one informs the other. I think I would enjoy this unusual artistic effort.

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Post by Amanda Newton » 13 Jun 2019, 01:29

The mix of essays, poems, art and photography make this a unique book, one that really interests me.

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Post by Smiley Leena » 13 Jun 2019, 01:31

Book Title:Forensic Foraging
Book rating:3 out 4

A very detailed book perfect for a person who's trying to nurture an interest in photography or even a professional.
I found Forensic Foraging well edited,however it was quite easy to get carried away especially for a person with no background in photography who is just trying to get a headstart.
Overall, it is a good book suited for people with a basic knowledge of photography.

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Post by Sirajuddin » 13 Jun 2019, 01:41

The theme of this book is finding the extraordinary for the photographers and the adventures behind their pursuits for getting their pictures.

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Post by jaliper » 13 Jun 2019, 02:01

I love arts, any forms of it. I love it so much I'm willing to dive and float on it for days. Thank you for this. I was kinda hesitant to try it but I'm glad reviews exist.

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Post by suleiman224 » 13 Jun 2019, 02:06

oh! very interesting, I couldn't have imaging such a beautiful scene could be brought out of mundane. camera's lens is another beautiful sensational world.

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Post by Vickie Noel » 13 Jun 2019, 02:08

I love art and photography as I, too, see the beauty in random pictures. However, I'd much rather watch a tutorial video on the subject than read it in a book. Thanks for the informative review.
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Post by prospero360 » 13 Jun 2019, 02:10

I'm not really into art, but I didn't even know that rusted signs, abandoned houses, broken windows, and individuals in crowds could be made into art. I'll like to see what it's like.

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Post by Jgideon » 13 Jun 2019, 02:24

I am not sure if I would enjoy the essays, but art or photography always carries some form of uniqueness that can uplift someone's spirit in a way. I wouldn't mind giving the book a chance.

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Post by dragonet07 » 13 Jun 2019, 02:45

While I have a love/hate relationship with poetry, I do still appreciate it and I love photography. I might not be any good at it myself, but I love looking at other people's work. This sounds like it could be a good read for me to break from the heavier stuff I've been lost in, something that's just about beauty and appreciating it. Thank you for the helpful review.
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Post by iced_sunshine » 13 Jun 2019, 03:08

I'd really like to read this book because I'm interested in a number of things and one of them is photography. I also love that this book is free of spelling and grammatical errors, those will turn me off faster than anything. I'm glad you enjoyed the book. Thanks for the review!

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Post by briellejee » 13 Jun 2019, 03:17

I'm an artist, both in photography and painting, even poems. I think this book is truly for me. Thanks for this enlightening review!
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