How to get the most out of this book. Introduction. About looking. Self-portrait/no face. People at the margin: The edge of the frame. Behavior in the moment: Picturing eventfulness. You spy: Voyeurism and surveillance. Portrait, mirror, masquerade. Confrontation: Looking through the bull's eye. Out of focus: The disappearing subject. Darkness. Flash!. Figures in a landscape: Tableaux. Commentary: Digital personae. Appendices: Camera and camera controls; Exposure and metering; Using flash. Acknowledgements. Critical bibliography. Index.
Roswell Angier has enjoyed a rewarding career as both a photographer and educator. He has worked as a freelance magazine photographer, been a partner in a co-operative photographic agency in New York and is currently a faculty member at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Many of his images are held in prestigious collections, including the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, the Smithsonian Museum, the Addison Gallery of American Art and private collections around the world.