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David Busch’s Nikon® D5100: Guide to Digital SLR Photography

David Busch’s Nikon® D5100: Guide to Digital SLR Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 19-JUL-2011

Insert Date: 19-JUL-2011

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The Nikon D5100 replaces the D5000 and is an entry to mid level digital SLR featuring an effects mode that produces Photoshop-like results, full HD moviemaking capabilities with sound, and HDR (high-def range) which keeps everything in focus and with a sharper quality. David Busch's Nikon d5100 Guide to Digital SLR Photography shows you how, when, and why to use all the cool features, controls, and functions of the D5100 to take great photographs of anything. Introductory chapters will help you get comfortable with the basics of your camera before you dive right into exploring creative ways...

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Night Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Night Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

By: Gabriel Biderman; Tim Cooper

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 15-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 26-NOV-2013

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Are you a night owl looking to make stunning images of streetscapes, fireworks, or the night sky? Do you like to bend time with long exposure photography? Do star trails or lightning strikes inspire you? Then this book is for you! In Night Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots, photographer Gabriel Biderman brings you the basics of digital night photography—exposure, composition, and light—and how to scout and capture different nocturnal locations once the sun goes down. Gabriel will help you understand the fundamentals and bring your unique artistic expression to any night situation....

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Mastering Canon EOS Flash Photography

Mastering Canon EOS Flash Photography

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 15-APR-2010

Insert Date: 25-MAR-2010

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Automatic flash technology has revolutionized photography. Originally seen as just a way of illuminating dark scenes with portable light, flash is used today for many creative functions, including supplementing daylight and designing complex scenes lit by multiple light sources.Creating striking or natural-looking images using flash photography can be a difficult artistic and technical challenge. Mastering Canon EOS Flash Photography is the authoritative book on the subject, guiding the reader through Canon's Speedlite flash system, off-camera portable flash, and professional studio lighting....

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Getting Started in Digital Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Getting Started in Digital Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

By: Khara Plicanic

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 20-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 22-DEC-2013

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(Please note that this material was also published as Your Camera Loves You: Learn to Love it Back, Peachpit Press [978-0-321-78410-0].) If you’re not thrilled with the photos you’re getting from your digital camera–whether it’s a point-and-shoot or a DSLR–the answer isn’t a new camera. It’s learning to use the one you’ve got! After all, it’s not the camera that takes great shots–it’s the person behind the camera. In Getting Started in Digital Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots, photographer and instructor Khara Plicanic teaches the basics of photography and digital camera...

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Natural Newborn Baby Photography: A Guide to Posing, Shooting, and Business

Natural Newborn Baby Photography: A Guide to Posing, Shooting, and Business

By: Robin Long

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 12-JUN-2013

Insert Date: 05-JUN-2013

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Little toes, pursed lips, and tiny hands—newborn photography is a rapidly growing market and professional photographers are eager to jump in. To work with and pose a 5- to 10-day-old infant demands special skills, keeping the child safe and the new parents comfortable, while capturing the subject’s raw and natural beauty. This guide by pro photographer Robin Long provides the inspiration and instruction, practical tips, and equipment advice you need to get started. You will learn about: Establishing trust with clients and working with newborns and parents Using natural...

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Basics Photography 01: Composition (second edition), 2nd Edition

Basics Photography 01: Composition (second edition), 2nd Edition

By: David Präkel

Publisher: AVA Publishing

Publication Date: 01-JUN-2012

Insert Date: 26-JUN-2012

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Taking examples from both classic and contemporary photographers, Basics Photography 01: Composition (second edition) advises readers on how to select the most appropriate composition for capturing a subject or communicating a message. In this thorough and visually exciting guide to composition, David Präkel leads the reader, step-by-step, through the essential elements to consider when composing an image, including viewpoint, perspective, symmetry, scale and balance. A detailed, engaging and practical introduction to the process of identifying and arranging visual elements, Composition...

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Food Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Food Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 03-AUG-2011

Insert Date: 16-APR-2011

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Are you a "foodie" looking to take beautiful, eye-catching photos of your culinary concoctions? Do you have a food blog that you'd like enhance with better visuals? Do you want your photos to conjure up the flavors and aromas of your favorite foods but are lacking the photographic technique to make it happen? Then this book is for you! In Food Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots, photographer Nicole S. Young dishes up the basics on getting the right camera equipment—from lights to lenses and reflectors—and takes you through the key photographic principles—aperture, ISO, and shutter...

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Exploring Color Photography Fifth Edition, 5th Edition

Exploring Color Photography Fifth Edition, 5th Edition

By: Robert Hirsch

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 11-FEB-2013

Insert Date: 05-FEB-2014

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The classic book on color photography is back in print and completely revamped for a digital photography audience! Learn from step-by-step instruction, illustrative charts, and unbelievably inspirational imagery in this guide meant just for color photographers. World renowned artists give you insight as to "how they did that" and the author provides challenging assignments to help you take photography to a new level. With aesthetic and technical instruction like no other, this book truly is the bible for color photographers. Be sure to visit the companion website, featuring...

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Street Photography: A Guide to Finding and Capturing Authentic Portraits and Streetscapes

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Street Photography: A Guide to Finding and Capturing Authentic Portraits and Streetscapes

By: John Batdorff

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 17-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 18-OCT-2013

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Street photography is about people. As a street photographer your job is to be in the moment and acutely aware of your surroundings — what a person is wearing, the way traffic is moving, or if the weather is changing. Good street photographers are watching constantly and leveraging these elements to capture subjects in authentic moments. In this ebook, Chicago-based photographer John Batdorff offers his best tips and techniques for finding and making great street images. You will learn about: Selecting cameras and lenses to get the job done Assessing your street approach and...

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Digital Landscape Photography

Digital Landscape Photography

By: John Barbara Gerlach

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 10-SEP-2012

Insert Date: 02-FEB-2010

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Photographing landscape with a film camera is different than with a digital camera. There are several books on the market that cover landscape photography, but none of them are specifically for the digital photographer. This book is what you are looking for! Digital Landscape Photography covers: * equipment such as accessories and lenses * exposure from shutter speed to common mistakes * shooting * light and its importance * composing your perfect photo * printing * and a special section on specific subjects such as waterfalls and sunrises Digital Landscape Photography, written by...

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The Practical Zone System for Film and Digital Photography, 5th Edition

The Practical Zone System for Film and Digital Photography, 5th Edition

By: Chris Johnson

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 10-SEP-2012

Insert Date: 17-JUL-2013

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Now fully updated for the digital photographer, an authoritative and contemporary guide to Ansel Adams's Zone System, presented by one of the true masters of this influential photographic technique ...

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Photographing Nature: A photo workshop from Brooks Institute’s top nature photography instructor

Photographing Nature: A photo workshop from Brooks Institute’s top nature photography instructor

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Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 26-OCT-2009

Insert Date: 18-JUN-2009

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25 years of nature photography instruction in one gorgeous, full-color, hands-on course Anyone can photograph nature—just step outside and you’re on location. But becoming a good nature photographer takes expert training. In Photographing Nature, Ralph Clevenger, whose images have appeared in such publications as Nature’s Best and National Geographic, shares the techniques he’s been personally using and teaching to aspiring photographers for the last 25 years in his popular nature photography course at the elite Brooks Institute. In this stunning, four-color course-in-a-book, each...

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Expressive Photography

Expressive Photography

By: Tracey Clark; Andrea Scher

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 11-FEB-2013

Insert Date: 28-DEC-2011

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When a photograph captivates you and stirs your soul, you know it instinctively. You not only see the image, you feel it. But how do you capture shots like that with your own camera? How do you make your photographs worth the proverbial thousand words? From portraits to landscapes, still-lifes to documentary shots, Expressive Photography will not only show you why certain images sing, but will also teach you how to create your own compelling photographic images-one click at a time. Visually stunning, and unique in its collaborative approach, this book brings the spirit of the immensely...

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Focus On Close-Up and Macro Photography (Focus On series)

Focus On Close-Up and Macro Photography (Focus On series)

By: Clive Branson

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 10-SEP-2012

Insert Date: 17-JUL-2013

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Want to get the best out of your digital camera? Not quite sure how to capture up-close shots? Want easy to follow, expert advice on the best ways to creatively capture macro shots you can be proud of? This is your ticket to go beyond a snapshot to create a fine art print that you'll be so proud of. Macro and close-up photography involves a unique skill set in terms of exposure, lighting, and of course, composition in particular. You can take a quick photo of a sunflower in your back yard that will look mundane and typical OR you could learn how to take a picture of just a part of...

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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Photography Essentials

The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Photography Essentials

By: Mark Jenkinson

Publisher: Alpha Books

Publication Date: 01-MAY-2008

Insert Date: 26-MAY-2011

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Don't be camera shy! The focus is on the basics. Presented in concise, intuitive style, this guide has everything amateur photographers need to know to produce great images—whether shooting in digital or film. Best of all, each chapter includes FAQs and full-color visual examples to turn good shots into great shots. Professional photographer Mark Jenkinson shares tips and tricks for: * Understanding how the features and controls affect Photographs * Making the best use of manual, aperture priority, and shutter priority settings * Shooting moving objects * Shooting in bright...

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Close-Up and Macro Photography

Close-Up and Macro Photography

By: Adrian Davies

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 12-NOV-2012

Insert Date: 09-FEB-2012

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In this exhaustive guide to macro photography, respected author and Photographer Adrian Davies takes a comprehensive approach to the subject, covering every aspect of the multi-faceted and often complicated world of close-up Photography. Everything about Adrian's approach is both practical and diverse, with optimal output always in mind. His coverage of equipment, for example, goes beyond cameras to cover the application of flatbed and film scanners for close-up shots (2D, 3D, reflective and translucent subjects). Seperate sections cover cameras and equipment, lenses, lighting,...

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The Moment It Clicks: Photography Secrets from One of the World’s Top Shooters

The Moment It Clicks: Photography Secrets from One of the World’s Top Shooters

By: Joe Legendary Magazine Photographer McNally

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 23-JAN-2008

Insert Date: 09-APR-2008

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THE FIRST BOOK WITH ONE FOOT ON THE COFFEE TABLE, AND ONE FOOT IN THE CLASSROOM Joe McNally, one of the world’s top pro digital photographers, whose celebrated work has graced the pages of Sports Illustrated, Time, and National Geographic (to name a few), breaks new ground by doing something no photography book has ever done—blending the rich, stunning images and elegant layout of a coffee-table book with the invaluable training, no-nonsense insights, and photography secrets usually found only in those rare, best-of-breed educational books. When Joe’s not on assignment for the...

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Focus On Food Photography for Bloggers (Focus On Series)

Focus On Food Photography for Bloggers (Focus On Series)

By: Matt Armendariz

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 07-MAY-2013

Insert Date: 12-JUL-2013

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Sharing your kitchen concoctions on your personal food blog has never been as popular as it is right now, but if you've ever had trouble getting your tasty temptations to look like pretty plates on camera, you know how difficult it can be to take amazing pictures of food. Matt Armendariz, of Mattbites food blog fame, shares his experiences and best practices for creating wonderful food photos in Focus On Food Photography for Bloggers . Written specifically for you the blogger, Matt discusses the ins and outs of equipment, lighting, composition, propping, sparking your inspiration, and...

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David Busch’s Portrait/Candid/Street Photography Compact Field Guide

David Busch’s Portrait/Candid/Street Photography Compact Field Guide

By: David D. Busch; Rob Sheppard

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 14-AUG-2012

Insert Date: 08-AUG-2012

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This compact, camera-bag-friendly field guide has been specially created to help portrait, candid, and street photographers capture great images. No matter which digital SLR you own, DAVID BUSCH'S PORTRAIT/CANDID/STREET PHOTOGRAPHY COMPACT FIELD GUIDE gives you the tools and techniques you'll need to achieve beautiful results when working with all three methods of photographing people. In six information-packed chapters, filled with helpful checklists, tables, and charts, this concise guide distills the fundamentals of good portrait/candid/street photography and puts them at your fingertips,...

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David Busch’s Canon® EOS Rebel T3i/600D: Guide to Digital SLR Photography

David Busch’s Canon® EOS Rebel T3i/600D: Guide to Digital SLR Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 08-JUN-2011

Insert Date: 10-JUN-2011

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The Canon EOS Rebel T3i/600D is the most advanced Rebel dSLR ever introduced by Canon, with advanced features such as 19 megapixel resolution, an articulated color LCD, wireless flash, and Basic+ settings. DAVID BUSCH'S CANON EOS REBEL T3I/600D GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY shows you how, when, and why to use all the cool features, controls, and functions of the T3i/600D to take great photographs of anything. Introductory chapters will help you get comfortable with the basics of your camera before you dive right into exploring creative ways to apply T3i/600D file formats, resolution,...