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Composition: From Snapshots to Great Shots, Second Edition

Composition: From Snapshots to Great Shots, Second Edition

By: Laurie S. Excell

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 25-APR-2014

Insert Date: 15-APR-2014

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Now that you’ve bought an amazing new DSLR, you need a book that goes beyond the camera manual to teach you how to take great shots. That’s where Composition: From Snapshots to Great Shots, Second Edition, comes in, teaching you the fundamentals of composition—the creative arrangement of elements in the shot, and the way a viewer’s eye travels through an image—so you can get great shots no matter what gear you use. In this book, author and professional photographer Laurie Excell starts with the basics of composition—such as the popular rule of thirds—and illustrates how elements like...

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David Busch’s Sony® α A3000/ILCE-3000 Guide to Digital Photography

David Busch’s Sony® α A3000/ILCE-3000 Guide to Digital Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 28-APR-2014

Insert Date: 10-APR-2014

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DAVID BUSCH'S SONY ALPHA A3000/ILCE-3000 GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY is your best resource and reference for the Sony A3000/ILCE-3000. This newest E-mount camera in the Sony product line includes a 20.2 megapixel sensor, ISO up to 12,800, and full HDTV video. With this book in hand, you will explore the world of digital photography, learn to exercise your creativity, and take great photographs with the Sony A3000/ILCE-3000. With clear how-to steps and full-color illustrations, DAVID BUSCH'S SONY A3000/ILC-3000 GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY covers all the features of this advanced but...

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Run and Gun Lighting Resource: One-Light Solutions for Commercial and Portrait Photographers

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Run and Gun Lighting Resource: One-Light Solutions for Commercial and Portrait Photographers

By: Nick Fancher

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 21-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 02-APR-2014

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In Run and Gun: One-Light Solutions for Commercial and Portrait Photographers, photographer Nick Fancher discusses more than 20 one-light photo scenarios and setups for both portraits and product/commercial work, showing finished images as well lighting diagrams as he discusses each photograph. This ebook was written for the photographer who has just picked up a flash and has the ability to trigger it from somewhere other than the top of their camera. It does not cover the buttons and dials of your camera or flash, but instead Nick quickly and efficiently discusses different kinds of...

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Panasonic Lumix GX7 and GM1: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Panasonic Lumix GX7 and GM1: From Snapshots to Great Shots

By: Rob Knight

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 01-APR-2014

Insert Date: 02-APR-2014

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This Snapshots book will teach owners how to take great shots using their new Panasonic GX7 or GM1 camera. Users learn how to create the type of photos that inspired them to buy the camera in the first place. Featuring beautiful images; clear design; and a friendly knowledgeable voice, everything in the book is in service of creating a great image. Starting with the top ten things users needed to know about the camera, photographer Rob Knight carefully guides readers through the operating features. Owners get practical advice from a pro on which settings to use when, great shooting tips,...

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Blogging for Photographers

Blogging for Photographers

By: Jolie O'Dell

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 29-MAR-2014

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Why photo-blogging matters and how to do it well Photographers of the past rose to fame through word-of-mouth, as editors swapped names and compared notes. Success was elusive, and publication went only to the favoured few. Those days are, happily, gone and now anyone can get their work noticed, sharing their skill and passion with an unsuspecting world. A photo blog is the key: a deceptively simple, powerful tool that if well managed will take you from unknown to photo star. This book is for photographers enthusiast and pro alike who want to make that journey, and it teaches all the key...

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The Flash Photography Field Guide

The Flash Photography Field Guide

By: Adam Duckworth

Publisher: Focal Press

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 27-MAR-2014

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Shooting with any kind of flash - whether it's a simple light on your camera, a remotely-triggered unit, or a complete studio setup - completely changes the photographic experience. No longer do you simply need to be aware of light; now you need to know how to shape it to your own ends. The Flash Photography Field Guide , small enough to be taken on the most arduous shoot, will show you exactly how to do this, whether you're shooting models in a studio, live sports events, or something as personal and special as your friend's wedding. This book covers the details of setting up and using...

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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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Canon EOS 70D For Dummies

Canon EOS 70D For Dummies

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Publisher: For Dummies

Publication Date: 16-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 25-MAR-2014

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Start getting great photos with your Canon EOS 70D right away The Canon EOS 70D features upgraded focusing technology, a 20.2 megapixel sensor, and faster frame-per-second shooting. Whether you're new to dSLR photography or just getting acquainted with the 70D, this handy, full-color guide will have you taking great photos before you know it. You'll learn to use all the on-board controls, shoot in auto mode, use live view, control exposure and lighting, manipulate focus and color, transfer your images to the computer for editing, and share the results in prints or online. Colorful photos...

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Canon EOS 70D Digital Field Guide

Canon EOS 70D Digital Field Guide

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 18-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 22-MAR-2014

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Get professional results with your new Canon EOS 70D, thanks to this portable guide If you want more instruction on your Canon 70D than the manual can offer you, this book is what you need. Packed with photography how-tos and no-fail formulas for getting great results, this handy guide goes above and beyond competitive digital SLR books with step-by-step techniques, professional shooting tips, and more. Learn how to take advantage of the advanced features of your new camera with pages of helpful examples and dazzling, full-color photographs. Take this portable reference in your kit when...

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Portrait Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Portrait Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

By: Erik Valind

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 22-MAR-2014

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In Portrait Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots, author and photographer Erik Valind shows you how to get the best shots of your subjects–whether you’re in a studio or outdoors, at a family get-together, or at a formal event. Starting with the fundamentals of portrait photography, including how to select the right camera settings and lenses and how to compose your shots, Erik covers building a rapport with your subject, and offers suggestions for poses that flatter your subject to achieve great shots. He then addresses the problems and opportunities of both natural and indoor...

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Photographing Indoor Sports: The Right Settings, Gear, and Tips for Shooting Basketball, Martial Arts, and Other Low-light Sports

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Photographing Indoor Sports: The Right Settings, Gear, and Tips for Shooting Basketball, Martial Arts, and Other Low-light Sports

By: Alan Hess

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 01-APR-2014

Insert Date: 21-MAR-2014

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This is a book about photographing low-light and indoor sports–not as a professional working for a major sports publication or website–but as a parent or friend trying to capture a great memory. In Photographing Indoor Sports, author and photographer Alan Hess takes you through the basics of shooting basketball in the gym, martial arts at a dojo, water polo inside, and night football games under the lights. Photographing these sports can be a challenge, because you need to use action-stopping shutter speeds without a lot of light. This means using lenses that open as wide as possible and ISO...

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Das Nikon D5300 Handbuch

Das Nikon D5300 Handbuch

By: Michael Gradias

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 17-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 19-MAR-2014

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Mit der D5300 präsentiert Nikon eine neue Version der erfolgreichen 5000er-Serie, die sich an engagierte Hobbyfotografen richtet. Ein WLAN- und GPS-Modul sind nun direkt in die Kamera integriert. Wie Sie die die D5300 gekonnt einsetzen, beschreibt Michael Gradias in seinem umfassenden Handbuch. Alle Funktionen werden praxisnah und leicht verständlich beschrieben. Viele Exkurse erläutern spezielle fotografische Themen tiefergehend. Die Zusammenfassungen am Ende eines jeden Kapitels bieten einen schnellen Einblick. Mit der Menüreferenz am Buchende erhalten Sie einen guten Überblick über die...

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Scott Kelbys Foto-Rezepte 2, 2nd Edition

Scott Kelbys Foto-Rezepte 2, 2nd Edition

By: Scott Kelby

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 17-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 19-MAR-2014

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Noch mehr Rezepte für bessere Fotos! Ob Sie den ersten Band schon kennen oder Quereinsteiger sind: diese über 200 Tipps & Tricks aus Scott Kelbys Berufspraxis machen aus Ihnen einen besseren Fotografen. Vom richtigen Zubehör bis zum Profi-Kniff, der Ihrem Bild den entscheidenden Kick gibt, verrät Ihnen Kelby, was er weiß - ganz so, als seien Sie mit ihm auf Fototour....

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Canon EOS 70D

Canon EOS 70D

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 17-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 19-MAR-2014

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The Canon EOS 70D is the latest of Canon's full-sized DSLR cameras. Its impressive array of advanced capabilities allows the photographer more influence over the final image. This book's exploration of the EOS 70D goes beyond that of the user's manual. It provides illustrations, step-by-step setting adjustments, helpful suggestions for setup, and detailed explanations for each of the camera's many features and menu configurations. The text is illustrated with easy-to-follow screenshots and example images. This book will also introduce intermediate-level camera users to DSLR...

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iPad® and iPhone® Digital Photography Tips and Tricks

iPad® and iPhone® Digital Photography Tips and Tricks

By: Jason R. Rich

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 24-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 19-MAR-2014

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iPad and iPhone Digital Photography Tips and Tricks Easily Unlock the Power of Digital Photography on Your iPad or iPhone Discover hundreds of tips and tricks you can use right away to capture, edit, and share amazing photos with your iPad or iPhone! This easy-to-understand guide teaches you all the iOS skills and photographic techniques you need to go far beyond snapshots. Whatever you’re shooting–portraits, candids, babies, sports, pets, landscapes, vacations, nature, anything–it will help you get incredible results. Then, you’ll master more ways to share your images than ever before:...

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Portraits of Strangers

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Portraits of Strangers

By: Ibarionex Perello

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 31-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 18-MAR-2014

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Have you ever seen a stranger who you instantly knew would make a great photograph? Where the feeling was so immediate and so visceral that there was no doubt that if a photo was made, it would result in a wonderful image? Maybe this scenario ended with you admitting that you couldn’t work up the nerve to approach the person and ask permission. It’s that all-too-common story of “the one that got away.” With Portraits of Strangers, author and photographer Ibarionex Perello will inspire you to move past that fear and take the leap toward making such photographs happen. There are some fantastic...

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David Busch’S Compact Field Guide For The Nikon® D5300

David Busch’S Compact Field Guide For The Nikon® D5300

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 08-APR-2014

Insert Date: 15-MAR-2014

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Are you tired of squinting at the tiny color-coded tables and difficult-to-read text you find on the typical laminated reference card that you keep with you when you're in the field or on location? Well throw away your cheat sheets and command cards! DAVID BUSCH'S COMPACT FIELD GUIDE FOR THE NIKON D5300 is your solution. This reference guide condenses all the information you'll need while shooting. You'll find every settings option for your Nikon D5300 listed, along with advice on why you should use-or not use-each adjustment. Useful tables provide recommended settings for a wide variety of...

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Photographing Outdoor Sports: The Right Settings, Gear, and Tips for Capturing Baseball, Soccer, Surfing, and Other Outdoor Events

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Photographing Outdoor Sports: The Right Settings, Gear, and Tips for Capturing Baseball, Soccer, Surfing, and Other Outdoor Events

By: Alan Hess

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 20-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 15-MAR-2014

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This is a book about photographing outdoor sports—not as a professional working for a major sports publication or website—but as a parent or friend trying to capture a great memory. In Photographing Outdoor Sports, author and photographer Alan Hess demonstrates that the key advantage of shooting outdoor sports during the day is that you have plenty of natural light at your disposal, allowing you to use those action-stopping shutter speeds without having to rely on really high ISO settings. Along the way, he covers the basics you need to know about shooting outdoor events: selecting the...

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Sony A7 / A7R: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Sony A7 / A7R: From Snapshots to Great Shots

By: Brian Smith

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 09-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 11-MAR-2014

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It is intended for amateurs to semi-professionals who want to jump into photography with a camera that combines compact size with the performance of a high end DSLR. While the camera manual explains what the camera can do, it doesn’t show exactly how to use the camera to create great images! That’s where Sony A7 / A7R: From Snapshots to Great Shots comes in. Starting with the top ten things users need to know about the camera, author Brian Smith carefully guides readers through the operating features. Readers get practical advice from a pro on which settings to use when, great shooting...

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Nikon D610: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Nikon D610: From Snapshots to Great Shots

By: Rob Sylvan

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 04-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 06-MAR-2014

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Created expressly for the beginning photographer–no matter what camera you might be using–Peachpit’s best-selling From Snapshots to Great Shots books teach you the core fundamentals of photography, and show you exactly how to execute those fundamentals with your camera. Now that you’ve bought the amazing Nikon D610, you need a book that goes beyond a tour of the camera’s features to show you exactly how to use the camera to take great pictures. With Nikon D610: From Snapshots to Great Shots, you get the perfect blend of photography instruction and camera reference that will take your...