Camera Craft: A Photographic Monthly. Vol. XX, No. 8, August 1913.

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Original publisher's gray wrapper with a green and brown illustration of a camera with a dark cloth and cable release on the front cover. 7" x 10 1/2." Forty-eight pages (Pages 351-398), complete. Many black and white illustrations throughout magazine, complete. Several pages of advertisements relating to photography in front and back. Pages and covers are very clean and intact. Camera Craft was a monthly magazine edited by Fayette J. Clute and was first published in 1900 and ran until 1942 when it merged with American Photography magazine. Camera Craft covers a wide range of topics, such as camera equipment and photographic processes, proper photography techniques, and other photographic advice. The following are some of the articles and features in this issue: "The Business of Home Portraiture" by F. Morris Steadman, "This, That, and the Other" by George H. Webb [advice from a longtime photographer], "Surf Photography" by H. Oliver Bodine, "Luxembourg: A Photographic Paradise" by Sigismund Blumann, "Amateur Animated Photography" [article on the advent of the motion picture or movie and "motion-picture" cameras available to the public], "The Camera on a Trip" by S. B. Risdon, "An Inexpensive Form of Binding" by George E. Whiting, "First Principles" by Sigismund Blumann [photography advice], "Photography at the Panama-Pacific," "The Amateur and His Troubles," and "Our Book Shelves."