David G. Murphy Photography - A Photographic Collection
by David G. Murphy
About the Book
The author's varied activities and extensive travels have provided opportunities for a large collection of photographs spanning a period of over fifty years. This book represents a selection of his more interesting work. He provides guidance on what makes an outstanding photograph and describes the various techniques used to make his creative images. This is an early version with less images than the later 13 by 11 inch full collection.
Features & Details
- Category Fine Art Photography
Standard Portrait, 7.75×9.75 in, 20×25 cm
- Publish Date Apr 24, 2008
- Tags World Travel, Creative Photography, Early Photographs, Fine Arts, Flowers, Action, Animals, Close-ups, Glamour, England, Aircraft, People, Places, Kashmir, Collection, Photography, Murphy
A native of England, during World War II he experienced bombing attacks in his hometown and witnessed an aerial attack that may have inspired his future career. In the 1960s he migrated to the United States as a graduate student at Cornell University, eventually moving to the West Coast where he joined The Boeing Company in Seattle. With a background in design studies of commercial aircraft, he began a 33-year career at Douglas Aircraft in Long Beach leading a design team for passenger aircraft.