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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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The Rules of Photography and When to Break Them

The Rules of Photography and When to Break Them

By: Haje Jan Kamps

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2012

Insert Date: 02-OCT-2013

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One of the most popular cameras on the market is called the "Digital Rebel," yet many photographers use it and its brethren following tired old rules from tired old photographers. This book aims to show new and intermediate photographers that they can move beyond the dogma and shoot more creatively. If you're just starting out with a camera, or are starting to think about switching away from "auto," this is the perfect book for you. Not only will you find within all the classical "rules"-useful basic knowledge that can sharpen anyone's eye for great photography-but you'll simultaneously...

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Tabletop Photography

Tabletop Photography

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 21-JUL-2012

Insert Date: 28-JUL-2012

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Imagine capturing stunning, professional-looking product shots without needing a studio filled with expensive equipment and large flash units. This book teaches all the steps for creating your own tabletop photography studio. Author Cyrill Harnischmacher guides you through a variety of exposure and lighting techniques, and covers how to achieve excellent results using compact flash units. Whether you wish to capture product images for use in print or on the web, or you want to improve your photos for personal use, this book will provide you with everything you need to know to get great...

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Choosing the Right Lens for Nature and Landscape Photography

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Choosing the Right Lens for Nature and Landscape Photography

By: Rob Sheppard

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 09-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 06-SEP-2013

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In Choosing the Right Lens for Nature and Landscape Photography, author and photographer Rob Sheppard walks you through selecting the lens you need for capturing beautiful shots, whether in your own garden or farther afield in the great outdoors. He defines the basic focal lengths you have to choose from, including wide-angle and telephoto lenses, and he demonstrates how zoom features offer multiple focal lengths with one lens. He then shows you how to match focal length to the type of nature you are photographing and how to get that perfect close-up using special lenses. Finally, he...

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The Best Camera Is The One That’s With You: iPhone Photography

The Best Camera Is The One That’s With You: iPhone Photography

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Publisher: New Riders

Publication Date: 18-SEP-2009

Insert Date: 08-DEC-2009

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A beacon of creativity with boundless energy, Chase Jarvis is well known as a visionary photographer, director, and social artist. In The Best Camera Is The One That’s With You, Chase reimagines, examines, and redefines the intersection of art and popular culture through images shot with his iPhone. The pictures in the book, all taken with Chase’s iPhone, make up a visual notebook—a photographic journal—from the past year of his life. The book is full of visually-rich iPhone photos and peppered with inspiring anecdotes. Two megapixels at a time, these images have been gathered and...

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Beginning Hdr Photography

Beginning Hdr Photography

By: Matthew Bamberg

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 15-MAY-2012

Insert Date: 24-JUL-2012

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High Dynamic Range (HDR) photography is the new software-driven process that merges several photos of varying exposures into one image, resulting in a final, tonally enhanced photo that's captivating, stunning, and unique. Now you can learn to make your own amazing HDR photographs with BEGINNING HDR PHOTOGRAPHY. Creating an HDR photo requires specific camera settings and equipment, and the use of specialized computer software after the shoot. Covering everything from choosing equipment to final image tweaking, this book includes complete, step-by-step instructions for creating images using...

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David Busch’s Olympus® OM-D E-M5 Guide to Digital Photography

David Busch’s Olympus® OM-D E-M5 Guide to Digital Photography

By: David D. Busch; Dan Simon

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 29-NOV-2012

Insert Date: 29-NOV-2012

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DAVID BUSCH'S OLYMPUS OM-D E-M5 GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY is your one-stop resource and reference for the OLYMPUS OM-D E-M5. The OM-D E-M5 is the first dSLR-like mirrorless camera using the Micro Four Thirds format and features five-access image stabilization, super-fast autofocus, and ISO settings up to 25,600. With this book in hand, you will explore the world of digital photography, learn to exercise your creativity, and take great photographs with the Olympus OM-D E-M5. With clear how-to steps and full-color illustrations, DAVID BUSCH'S OLYMPUS OM-D E-M5 GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR...

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Macro Photography Photo Workshop

Macro Photography Photo Workshop

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 02-JUL-2007

Insert Date: 17-APR-2010

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Special techniques for creating unique, artistic, close-up images Macro, or close-up, photography is gaining popularity, and this book covers all of the challenges associated with taking great close-ups: depth of field, focus, and exposure. Copublished with Photoworkshop.com, a leading online educational resource for both beginning and professional photographers, this task-oriented reference allows readers to learn by doing and offers outstanding examples and instructions. ...

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Photography as Activism

Photography as Activism

By: Michelle Bogre

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 12-NOV-2012

Insert Date: 28-JAN-2012

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You want to look through the lens of your camera and change the world. You want to capture powerful moments in one click that will impact the minds of other people. Photographic images are one of the most popular tools used to advocate for social and environmental awareness. This can be as close to home as drug use, prostitution, or pollution or as far away as famine, war, and the plight of refugees and migrant workers. One well-known example of an activist photographer would be landscape photographer Ansel Adams, who trudged to Washington with stunning images of the American west to...

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Creative Portraits: Digital Photography Tips & Techniques

Creative Portraits: Digital Photography Tips & Techniques

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 16-AUG-2010

Insert Date: 21-OCT-2010

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Go beyond the basic rules of photography to capture stunning portraits. Portrait photography is a vital topic for photographers of every level of experience, from amateur to professional. Written by renowned photographer Harold Davis, this inspirational book encourages you to define our own photographic style and capture stunning, creative, and unique portraits. You'll discover tips and techniques for "breaking the rules" of basic digital photography so that you can go beyond the fundamentals such as composition, lighting, and exposure in order to create memorable and incomparable...

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Landscape Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Landscape Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

By: Rob Sheppard

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 09-MAY-2012

Insert Date: 15-MAY-2012

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Now that you’ve bought that amazing new DSLR, you need a book that goes beyond the camera manual to capture stunning images. For photographers interested in landscape photography, this guide will help you conquer the fundamentals and take amazing outdoor shots. Pro photographer Rob Sheppard starts with the basics–composition, light, and perspective–and describes how to connect with your scene. He covers all the key camera features that affect your image, including how changing focal lengths alters your perspective and the aperture’s direct correlation with depth of field. Once you’ve...

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Sports Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Sports Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

By: Bill Frakes

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 12-APR-2013

Insert Date: 08-JUN-2013

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In Sports Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots, author and sports photographer Bill Frakes shows you how to capture the key elements of sports photographs–motion and emotion, style and scene, place and purpose–whether you’re at a baseball tournament, a track meet, or a professional football game. Starting with the basics of equipment, camera settings, and exposure, Bill covers the fundamental techniques of sports photography–understanding lighting, handling composition and focus, and timing peak action. He explains how to choose a shooting position on the field of play, identify the...

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David Busch’s Guide to Canon® Flash Photography

David Busch’s Guide to Canon® Flash Photography

By: David D. Busch; Ed Verosky

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 19-FEB-2013

Insert Date: 22-FEB-2013

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Do you wish you had the most essential information you need to shoot compelling photos using your Canon dSLR's built-in or add-on flash unit DAVID BUSCH'S GUIDE TO CANON FLASH PHOTOGRAPHY is the solution. This book will teach you the fundamentals of good flash photography and show you how to shoot specific flash situations and subjects under a variety of conditions. Clear and concise explanations accompanied by beautiful, full-color images illustrate exactly what results to expect from particular camera/flash settings. From quick setup through ambient light measurements, pre-flash metering,...

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The Digital Photography Book, Part 1: The step-by-step secrets for how to make your photos look like the pros’!

The Digital Photography Book, Part 1: The step-by-step secrets for how to make your photos look like the pros’!

By: Scott Kelby

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 23-AUG-2006

Insert Date: 05-OCT-2006

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Scott Kelby, the man who changed the "digital darkroom" forever with his groundbreaking, #1 bestselling, award-winning book The Photoshop Book for Digital Photographers, now tackles the most important side of digital photography--how to take pro-quality shots using the same tricks today's top digital pros use (and it's easier than you'd think). This entire book is written with a brilliant premise, and here’s how Scott describes it: "If you and I were out on a shoot, and you asked me, 'Hey, how do I get this flower to be in focus, but I want the background out of focus?' I wouldn't...

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Complete Digital Photography, Sixth Edition

Complete Digital Photography, Sixth Edition

By: Ben Long

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 01-MAR-2011

Insert Date: 07-MAR-2011

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COMPLETE DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY, SIXTH EDITION guides you through every aspect of digital photography, from shooting through postproduction and printing, to help you master the theory and technical skills required of a great photographer. In an easy-to-understand format, you'll uncover the fundamental photographic knowledge you need to solve common dilemmas and challenges and advance your photographs to a new level. You'll learn everything from how a camera works and how to choose the camera that's right for you, through shooting, image editing, output, and workflow. You'll also explore the...

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Mastering Digital Wedding Photography: A Complete and Practical Guide to Digital Wedding Photography

Mastering Digital Wedding Photography: A Complete and Practical Guide to Digital Wedding Photography

By: James Karney

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 18-JUN-2007

Insert Date: 07-JAN-2009

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Mastering Digital Wedding Photography serves as a practical guide to the unique art, craft, and business of wedding photography in the digital realm. Succeeding as a wedding photographer requires more than the ability to take excellent pictures under pressure. You must also develop a solid business and marketing plan that makes you stand out from the crowd in this highly competitive industry. This book addresses each of these fundamental skills. You will conquer hands-on techniques for the shooting of documentary events, making great portraits quickly, and maximizing the quality of your...

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David Busch’s Close-Up and Macro Photography

David Busch’s Close-Up and Macro Photography

By: David D. Busch; Rob Sheppard

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 15-MAY-2012

Insert Date: 01-MAY-2012

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Do you wish you had the most essential information you need to shoot compelling close-up photos using your digital camera's advanced capabilities? DAVID BUSCH'S CLOSE-UP AND MACRO PHOTOGRAPHY COMPACT FIELD GUIDE is your solution. This new, lay-flat, spiral-bound, reference guide condenses all the must-have information you need for shooting close-up and macro photos into a portable book you'll want to permanently tuck into your camera bag. This guide gives you the guidance and techniques you'll need to achieve beautiful results when working up close with your subjects--flowers, insects,...

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Fashion Flair for Portrait and Wedding Photography

Fashion Flair for Portrait and Wedding Photography

By: Lindsay Adler

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 15-FEB-2011

Insert Date: 12-FEB-2011

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Fashion Flair for Portrait and Wedding Photography teaches photographers how to take the concepts of fashion photography (including preparation, styling, props, lighting, posing and post-processing) and apply these techniques to their portrait and wedding photography. By adding fashion flair to their work, photographers can distinguish themselves from their competition and demand a higher price for their images and creativity. Fashion photographers use preparation, styling, props, lighting, posing and post-processing techniques to achieve the desired visual effects in their high-end shoots....

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David Busch’s Canon® EOS® 70D Guide to Digital SLR Photography

David Busch’s Canon® EOS® 70D Guide to Digital SLR Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 23-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 11-DEC-2013

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DAVID BUSCH'S CANON EOS 70D GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY is the comprehensive resource and reference for the new Canon EOS 70D, an affordable dSLR with fast continuous shooting frame rates and advanced exposure metering. With this book in hand, you will explore the world of digital photography, develop your creative vision, and take beautiful photographs with the Canon EOS 70D. With clear how-to steps and full-color illustrations, DAVID BUSCH'S CANON EOS 70D GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY covers all the features of this powerful camera in depth, from taking your first photos through...

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David Busch’s Sony® Alpha Nex-7: Guide to Digital Photography

David Busch’s Sony® Alpha Nex-7: Guide to Digital Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 13-JUN-2012

Insert Date: 06-JUN-2012

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The Sony NEX-7 is one of the most innovative cameras Sony has ever introduced. It is the flagship of Sony's NEX product line, a whole new type of picture-taking machine, combining a tiny, mirrorless body with the same large sensor found in bulky digital "mirrored" models, and offers the kind of full control over settings and features that serious photographers demand. It boasts 24 megapixels of resolution, blazing-fast automatic focus, and full high-definition movie making capabilities. As the owner of a Sony NEX-7, you demand the ability to take outstanding pictures with your new camera....