Field photography and the forester - a personal approach.

  • T.A. Barry
Keywords: Photography, forest records, field-work records.


The author compares the relative advantages of black and white and colour photography in recording field-work. It is predicted that, in forest record work, colour pictures will be widely used to show the progress of growth in plantations and vegetation changes over a period of time. Various aspects of photography are briefly dealt with including light, focus depth, prevailing weather conditions and camera accessories...
How to Cite
Barry, T. (1961) “Field photography and the forester - a personal approach.”, Irish Forestry. Available at: (Accessed: 23September2023).