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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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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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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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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 Nikon® D5300 Guide to Digital SLR Photography

David Busch’s Nikon® D5300 Guide to Digital SLR Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 11-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 28-FEB-2014

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DAVID BUSCH'S NIKON D5300 GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY is the best allinone resource and reference for the Nikon D5300. This new Nikon model includes builtin GPS, WiFi features, a 24megapixel sensor, ISO up to 25,600, and full HDTV video. With this book in hand, you will explore the world of digital photography, sharpen your creativity, and get great results with your Nikon D5300. With clear howto steps and fullcolor illustrations, DAVID BUSCH'S NIKON D5300 GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY covers all the features of this sophisticated camera in depth, from taking your first photos through...

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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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Photography Beyond Technique: Essays from F295 on the Informed Use of Alternative and Historical Photographic Processes

Photography Beyond Technique: Essays from F295 on the Informed Use of Alternative and Historical Photographic Processes

By: Tom Persinger

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 24-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 25-FEB-2014

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Photography is not dying and has not died. It has been an ever-changing medium since its earliest days, and while near-obsession with the technology of the day may have defined photography over the course of its existence, photography is so much more than hardware and software. Photography is communication, whether chemical or digital, tangible or ephemeral in form. Photography Beyond Technique is a compelling selection of essays and images that reveal the thoughts and methods of some of today’s most exciting contemporary photographers. These artists employ alternative,...

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DAVID BUSCH’S NIKON® D800/D800E GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY

DAVID BUSCH’S NIKON® D800/D800E GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 12-SEP-2012

Insert Date: 06-SEP-2012

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Are you looking for a sure, complete guide to your new Nikon D800/D800E? If so, DAVID BUSCH'S NIKON D800/D800E GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY is the perfect companion for you. The Nikon D800/D800E is the long-anticipated replacement for Nikon's D700 full-frame (FX) model and features ISO up to 204,400, a new exposure sensor with 91,000-pixel resolution, and advanced HDTV video features. This book will help you explore the world of digital photography, flex your creativity, and get the most out of your D800/D800E. With clear how-to steps and full-color illustrations, DAVID BUSCH'S NIKON...

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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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Digital Wedding Photography: Capturing Beautiful Memories

Digital Wedding Photography: Capturing Beautiful Memories

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 07-AUG-2006

Insert Date: 20-APR-2010

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Capture unforgettable moments of that special day Professional wedding photographer Glen Johnson knows there's a huge difference between being able to take good pictures and being a good wedding photographer. In this exquisite, full-color book, Glen dispenses sage advice and solutions for taking impressive digital wedding images -- posed or candid, in any weather, in any setting, at any locale. You will also learn the secrets of creating a successful digital wedding photography business, and much more. Whether you're an aspiring professional or an amateur who wants to improve...

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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® 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...

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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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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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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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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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Digital Wedding Photography For Dummies

Digital Wedding Photography For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 01-APR-2013

Insert Date: 13-MAY-2013

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Expert advice on becoming a successful wedding photographer Wedding photography can be a great hobby or home-based business. But while it's an exciting and lucrative field, it also has its challenges. Now, you can turn to Digital Wedding Photography For Dummies for friendly, hands-on guidance on selecting the right equipment, building a client list, and developing the skills and techniques needed to create stunning and memorable images. Covers tools and techniques practiced by some of the most successful photographers in the business Advice on camera settings, lighting, and...

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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 Digital SLR Guide: Beyond Point-and-Shoot Digital Photography

The Digital SLR Guide: Beyond Point-and-Shoot Digital Photography

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Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 10-NOV-2006

Insert Date: 28-NOV-2006

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Have you stepped up to a digital single-lens-reflex (dSLR) camera only to find the range of capabilities daunting? Combining features traditionally found on 35mm film cameras — precise shutter speed and exposure settings, interchangeable lenses and accessories, superior image quality — with the ease and storage capacity of digital cameras, a dSLR is a powerful new tool that can create truly great digital pictures. But the learning curve for photographers moving from the point-and-shoot digital world can be formidable. In this book, photo-grapher and industry consultant Jon Canfield shows you...