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Beautiful Beasties: A Creative Guide to Modern Pet Photography

Beautiful Beasties: A Creative Guide to Modern Pet Photography

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 11-SEP-2012

Insert Date: 05-FEB-2013

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The book pet lovers have been waiting for: professional advice on pet photography Every pet parent knows how difficult it is to get that calendar-quality photo of a beloved cat or dog. This guide to pet photography is long overdue! Pet lovers will find terrific tips to help them capture their pets personalities in photos, while professional photographers who want to extend their business opportunities will value advice on the unique challenges of working with animals and creating the portraits their clients want. With pet owners comprising more than 62 percent of Americans, there...

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The Wild Side of Photography

The Wild Side of Photography

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 15-AUG-2010

Insert Date: 22-DEC-2010

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Geared toward the adventurous photographer, The Wild Side of Photography provides a rich source of ideas and inspiration for fun projects ranging from clever to unconventional.Learn to build a shift/tilt lens for your DSLR from an old junkyard 120 film camera, try the camera toss, shoot images from a kite, use a peephole door viewer as a fisheye lens, or build your own pinhole camera. Get ready to capture the perfect aerial shot on your next commercial flight, and to paint beautiful night scenes using a flashlight as a lightbrush.Author/designer, Cyrill Harnischmacher, brought together 20...

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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....

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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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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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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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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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Complete Digital Photography, Fifth Edition

Complete Digital Photography, Fifth Edition

By: Ben Long

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 01-SEP-2009

Insert Date: 26-FEB-2010

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As digital cameras and image editing software become more technologically advanced and affordable, photography has become more popular and accessible to photographers of all ages and skill sets. While these advances have helped beginning photographers take better pictures, these same photographers often don't have the technical skills required to take great photos. Complete Digital Photography, Fifth 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...

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Digital Photography Hacks

Digital Photography Hacks

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 06-MAY-2004

Insert Date: 21-JUL-2004

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Your digital camera is more than new incarnation of your old film camera. Yes, it still produces photos, but it also offers new outlets for creativity, including instant gratification of seeing your photos now, the ability to experiment without worrying about expense, the technology to fine-tune your photos with advanced professional techniques, and the means to share your work instantaneously with anyone, anyplace in the world. It's no wonder that digital cameras are outselling traditional cameras for the first time ever. But the question most digital camera users ask is this, "How do I get...

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Digital Wedding Photography Secrets

Digital Wedding Photography Secrets

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 30-MAR-2009

Insert Date: 16-APR-2010

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Create photos as unforgettable as their day Wedding photography is a multibillion-dollar business—and it's fun. Rick Sammon, one of Canon's venerable Explorers of Light, has collected more than 200 expert tips and tricks to help you create images as memorable as the wedding itself. Follow them, and you'll become the photographer the bride recommends to all her friends. Discover tips such as . . . Know your gear inside and out; this isn't the time to test your equipment Know the bride, so you can capture her personality as well as the shots she wants Know the location: scout...

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Tips from a Pro: Travel Photography

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Tips from a Pro: Travel Photography

By: Nicole S. Young

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 14-AUG-2013

Insert Date: 31-AUG-2013

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In Tips from a Pro: Travel Photography, author and photographer Nicole Young teaches you how to create beautiful travel photographs and experiences to bring home. She starts by covering the necessary gear and accessories to include when packing light and why you might want to rent gear and purchase travel insurance. She then discusses the importance of doing your research at home — knowing what you want to shoot, where you want to go and when before you land is key to getting the photographs you want while on your trip. Finally, she shares her tips and tricks for shooting with a local...

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In Peter Read Miller on Sports Photography, the 30-year Sports Illustrated veteran photographer takes you into the action of many of his most iconic shots, relating the stories behind the photos of some of the world’s greatest athletic events, including the Olympics and the Super Bowl. Discussing the circumstances surrounding particular shots, Peter shares observations of the athletes themselves, and provides tips and techniques for sports photographers of all levels looking to capture great photos of football, track and field, gymnastics, and swimming, as well as dynamic portraits 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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David Busch’S Canon® Powershot® G16 Guide to Digital Photography

David Busch’S Canon® Powershot® G16 Guide to Digital Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 09-APR-2014

Insert Date: 25-MAR-2014

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DAVID BUSCH'S CANON POWERSHOT G16 GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY is the all-in-one comprehensive resource and reference for the Canon Powershot G16, which features 12-megapixel resolution, Wi-Fi capabilities, a super-fast 12-fps burst mode, and improved video shooting. With this book in hand, you will explore the world of digital photography, learn to sharpen your creative vision, and take beautiful photographs with the Canon Powershot G16. With clear how-to steps and full-color illustrations, DAVID BUSCH'S CANON POWERSHOT G16 GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY covers all the features of this...

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Langford's Basic Photography, 9th Edition

Langford's Basic Photography, 9th Edition

By: Michael Langford; Anna Fox; Richard Sawdon Smith

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 23-JUL-2010

Insert Date: 30-MAR-2012

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Langford's Basic Photography is a seminal photography text. First published in 1965, it has informed the work and career of many of the world's leading photographers. The new, 9th edition, continues the tradition of its predecessors, reflecting the same comprehensive mix of scholarly and practical information. It covers every aspect of photography, from capture through to output, both digital and analogue. There is an emphasis on explaining the 'how to' of photography, but Langford's Basic also includes in-depth coverage of the fundamental principles that govern the art, such as how...

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Scripting InDesign CS3/4 with JavaScript

Scripting InDesign CS3/4 with JavaScript

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 05-APR-2009

Insert Date: 07-APR-2009

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InDesign provides a powerful set of tools for producing beautiful documents. While you can certainly do all your work by hand through InDesign's graphical interface, there are many times when it's much easier to write a script. Once you've automated a task, you can run it over the whole document, ensuring consistency, or just when you need it, simplifying and speeding your layout process. All it takes is a bit of JavaScript knowledge and a willingness to explore InDesign's programming features. ...

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The Digital Photography Book, Part 2: The step-by-step secrets for how to make your photos look like the pros’!

The Digital Photography Book, Part 2: The step-by-step secrets for how to make your photos look like the pros’!

By: Scott Kelby

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 27-DEC-2007

Insert Date: 05-FEB-2008

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Scott Kelby, author of the groundbreaking bestseller “The Digital Photography Book, Vol. 1” is back with an entirely new book that picks up right where Vol. 1 left off. It’s more of that “Ah ha—so that’s how they do it,” straight-to-the-point, skip the techno jargon; packed with stuff you can really use today, that made Vol. 1 the world’s bestselling book on digital photography. In Volume 2, Scott adds entirely new chapters packed with Plain English tips on using flash, shooting close up photography, travel photography, shooting people, and even how to build a studio from scratch, where...

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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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The Visual Dictionary of Photography

The Visual Dictionary of Photography

By: David Präkel

Publisher: AVA Publishing

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2009

Insert Date: 23-SEP-2011

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The Visual Dictionary of Photography is a guide to the many and varied terms used within photography, from Abstract to the Zone System, Acutance to Zoom Lens. The dictionary provides clear definitions of key terms and concepts, backed up by hundreds of illustrative examples. Covering practical terms, it deals with the terminology of both digital and traditional photography. This book is an invaluable resource for anyone interested in photography, lens-based media and related visual arts. It serves not only to explain terms and words but also act as a source of inspiration, encouraging...