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Crime Scene Photography, 3rd Edition Wins PROSE Award

By: , Posted on: February 6, 2017

The annual PROSE Awards recognize the very best in professional and scholarly publishing. The 41st PROSE Awards ceremony took place in February in Washington, DC this year awarding several Elsevier books with the highest of honours.

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The 3rd edition of Crime Scene Photography by Edward M. Robinson wins the Textbook / Best in Social Sciences award.

This work covers the general principles and concepts of photography, while also delving into the more practical elements and advanced concepts of forensic photography. Robinson assists the reader in understanding and applying essential concepts in order to create images that are able to withstand challenges in court. As the required reading by both the International Association for Identification’s Crime Scene Certification Board and the Forensic Photography Certification Board, this text includes an instructor website with lecture slides, practical exercises, a test bank, and image collection and many videos which can be used.

We are delighted to offer you a free chapter from the book, Focus, Depth of Field, and Lenses, downloadable below:

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Since 1976, the PROSE Awards have been organized by the PSP Division of the Association of American Publishers (AAP) to bring attention to distinguished books, journals, and electronic content. The awards are judged by an independent, 20-person panel of peer editors, publishers and librarians.

If you would like to read additional chapters from the book, you can do so via ScienceDirect. If you would like to purchase a print or e-copy, visit the Elsevier Store. Enter discount code STC317 at checkout to receive 30% off the list price and free global shipping!

Forensic Sciences

Forensic science is a key component of criminal investigation and civil law worldwide. This broad-based field ranges over topics as varied as DNA typing, osteology, neuropathology, psychology, crime scene photography, ballistics, criminal profiling, and more. Elsevier provides forensics publications that cover all these topics, written by top authorities, to students, professors, researchers, and professionals.