- Focal Press
name = Focal Press
foundation = 1938
location_city = Boston, MA and Oxford, UK
industry = Media Technology Publising
parent = Elsevier
Focal Press is a publisher of media technology books and it is an imprint of Elsevier. It was founded in 1938 by Kraszna-Krausz, a Hungarian photographer who immigrated to
Englandin 1937 and eventually published over 1,200 bookson photography.
Focal Press continues to be a leading publisher in photography and have expanded their topics to include
film, television, audio, animation, 3d animation, theatre, broadcasting, gaming, visual effects, and motion graphics. They operate offices in Burlington, MAin the USAand Oxford, Englandin the UK.
Among their biggest selling titles are Light — Science & Magic (Hunter et al.), Adobe Photoshop CS3 for Photographers (Evening), Langford's Basic Photography (Langford et al), Modern Recording Technqiues (Huber) and they are also the official publishers for
Autodesk 3ds Maxbooks.
* [http://www.focalpress.com] Focal Press Website
* [http://www.focalbookstore.com] Focal Press Bookstore
* [http://www.modrec.com] Modern Recording Technqiues
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