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The Digital Photography Book, Part 5: Photo Recipes

The Digital Photography Book, Part 5: Photo Recipes

By: Scott Kelby

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 28-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 23-JUL-2014

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Scott Kelby, author of the top-selling digital photography book of all time, is back with an entirely new book in his popular series that picks up right where part 4 left off. It’s more of that “Ah ha—so that’s how they do it,” straight-to-the-point, skip-the-technojargon stuff you can really use today that made part 1 so successful. In parts 1 through 4 of this series, the most popular chapter in the book has always been the last chapter: “Photo Recipes to Help You Get ‘The Shot’.” In each of those chapters, Scott shows a final image and then describes how to get that type of...

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David Busch’s Mastering Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Photography

David Busch’s Mastering Mirrorless Interchangeable Lens Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 05-AUG-2014

Insert Date: 18-JUL-2014

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Mirrorless interchangeable lens cameras are hot! Smaller and lighter than older-style SLRs, mirrorless ILC models use more compact lenses and accessories, and can be easily adapted to use lenses and gear originally designed for conventional SLR cameras-so you can downsize your camera kit and continue using much of your favorite gear. Many mirrorless ILC models are also loaded with popular features like built-in GPS, Wi-Fi, touch screens, autofocus systems, high speed shooting, and other innovations. If you're the proud owner of a new mirrorless ILC, DAVID BUSCH'S MASTERING MIRRORLESS...

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Astrophotography

Astrophotography

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 26-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 11-JUL-2014

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Today's photographic equipment allows amateurs to take pictures of the stars that far surpass images taken just a few decades ago by even the largest observatories-and this book will teach you how.Author and world-renowned astrophotographer Thierry Legault teaches the art and techniques of astrophotography: from simple camera-on-tripod night-scene imaging of constellations, star trails, eclipses, artificial satellites, and polar auroras to more intensive astrophotography using specialized equipment for lunar, planetary, solar, and deep-sky imaging. Legault shares advice on equipment and...

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The Sony a7 and a7R

The Sony a7 and a7R

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Publisher: Rocky Nook

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 11-JUL-2014

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This book is a guide to using the Sony a7 and a7R, the first full frame, autofocus system cameras. The less-expensive a7 has a 24-megapixel sensor for shooting rapidly changing scenes; the a7R has a 36-megapixel sensor for ultimate image sharpness. Both use advanced image-processing algorithms and can use any manufacturer's lens when matched with an adapter. The electronic viewfinder gives an accurate preview of the image, ensuring technically excellent photographs by preventing mistakes in color temperature, depth of field, and exposure. All features of the a7 and a7R are covered, including...

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David Busch’s Canon® EOS® Rebel T5/1200D

David Busch’s Canon® EOS® Rebel T5/1200D

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 17-JUL-2014

Insert Date: 02-JUL-2014

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DAVID BUSCH'S CANON EOS REBEL T5/1200D GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY is the complete all-in-one resource and reference for the CANON EOS REBEL T5/1200D, one of Canon's newest dSLR's, featuring an 18-megapixel CMOS sensor for exceptional clarity and tonal range. With this book, you will explore the world of digital photography, develop your creativity, and learn to take great photographs with your new Canon Rebel T5. Featuring clear how-to steps and full-color illustrations, this book covers all the camera's features in depth, from taking your first photos through advanced details of setup,...

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Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs

Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs

By: Henry Carroll

Publisher: Laurence King

Publication Date: 03-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 20-JUN-2014

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Photography is now more popular than ever thanks to the rapid development of digital cameras. Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs is ideal for this new wave of snapshooters using DSLR, compact system, and bridge cameras. It contains no graphs, no techie diagrams, and no camera-club jargon. Instead, it inspires readers through iconic images and playful copy, packed with hands-on tips. Split into five sections, the book covers composition, exposure, light, lenses and the art of seeing. Masterpieces by acclaimed photographers – including Henri Cartier-Bresson, Sebastião...

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Das Sony RX100 & RX100 II Handbuch

Das Sony RX100 & RX100 II Handbuch

By: Martin Vieten

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 17-JUN-2014

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Das Sony RX100 II & RX100 Handbuch geht auf nahezu alle Funktionen der Kameras ein, verliert aber nie den Blick aufs Motiv. Ganz gleich, ob Sie gelungene Porträts aufnehmen möchte, eindrucksvolle Landschaften fotografieren oder einfach nur mit der Kamera durch die Straßen bummeln wollen: In diesem Buch bekommen Sie die Informationen, mit denen Sie mehr aus Ihren Fotos und Videos mit der RX100 II & RX100 machen....

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Das 1X1 des Fotografierens

Das 1X1 des Fotografierens

By: Khara Plicanic

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2014

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Sie möchten mit Ihrer Kompakt- oder Spiegelreflexkamera endlich bessere Fotos machen? Mit diesem Buch gelingen Ihnen Bilder, die Sie nie für möglich gehalten hätten – ganz ohne Vorwissen! Lesen Sie dieses Buch mit der Kamera in der Hand, denn Sie werden viel ausprobieren wollen. Damit Ihre Fotos genau so werden, wie Sie es wollen!...

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Kinder fotografieren

Kinder fotografieren

By: Allison Tyler Jones

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 17-JUN-2014

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Mit diesem Buch lernen Sie, authentische Porträts von Kindern zu fotografieren. Sie lernen Fotos zu machen, die jenseits von Klischees das Wesen und die Persönlichkeit der Kinder zeigen. Ob als Einzelporträt, mit Lieblingsspielzeug oder -tier, in Interaktion mit den Geschwistern oder der ganzen Familie....

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MORE Best Business Practices for Photographers

MORE Best Business Practices for Photographers

By: John Harrington

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 05-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 14-JUN-2014

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MORE BEST BUSINESS PRACTICES FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS expands on the success of John Harrington's popular BEST BUSINESS PRACTICES FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS. This second volume features even more tips and techniques for professional and aspiring photographers looking to operate a successful photography business. Photography is more technologically sophisticated than ever today, but it takes more than a good eye and technical know-how to build a thriving business. A veteran pro photographer, Harrington understands the business, and he gives you the details you need to know in order to succeed. In...

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David Busch’s Olympus® OM-D E-M1

David Busch’s Olympus® OM-D E-M1

By: David D. Busch; Dan Simon

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 25-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 12-JUN-2014

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DAVID BUSCH'S OLYMPUS OM-D E-M1 GUIDE TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY is your one-stop resource and reference for the OLYMPUS OM-D E-M1. The OM-D E-M1 is Olympus's newest dSLR-like mirrorless camera using the Micro Four Thirds format. It features five-access image stabilization, super-fast autofocus, 16-megapixel resolution, ISO settings up to 25,600, 9 fps burst mode, and a high-resolution viewfinder. 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-M1. With clear how-to steps and...

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Das Sony Alpha 7/7R Handbuch

Das Sony Alpha 7/7R Handbuch

By: Martin Vieten

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 05-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 07-JUN-2014

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Mit der A7 und A7R liefert Sony zwei Kameras ab, auf die engagierte Amateure und Fotoenthusiasten seit langem gewartet haben. Einzigartig: Die spiegellosen Systemkameras bieten einen Sensor im Kleinbildformat, lassen sich via Apps erweitern und nehmen praktisch jedes heute erhältliche Wechselobjektiv auf. Hinzu kommt ein Funktionsumfang, der kaum noch Wünsche übrig lässt. Martin Vieten führt Sie Schritt für Schritt in die Funktionen der A7/A7R ein. Angefangen von der optimalen Grund-konfiguration über die Möglichkeiten und Grenzen der verschiedenen Automatiken bis hin zur professionellen...

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Gestalten mit Licht und Schatten, 2nd Edition

Gestalten mit Licht und Schatten, 2nd Edition

By: Oliver Rausch

Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 05-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 07-JUN-2014

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Dieses Lehrbuch veranschaulicht, wie sich durch Lichter und die richtige Beleuchtung ganz unterschiedliche Bildstimmungen erzeugen lassen und die Bildgegenstände plastisch werden. Die gezeigten Methoden der Lichtführung und der Einrichtung von Studiolicht schulen die eigen Wahrnehmung und ermöglichen es den Lesern, einen eigenen Stil zu entwickeln und mit Licht zu experimentieren. Der Schwerpunkt liegt auf der Porträt- bzw. Menschenfotografie, es werden aber auch andere Bereiche angesprochen, wie Stillleben, Landschafts- und Architekturaufnahmen....

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Fujifilm X100S: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Fujifilm X100S: From Snapshots to Great Shots

By: Kevin Mullins

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 15-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 06-JUN-2014

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The Fujifilm X100S is a digital camera with a 23mm fixed prime lens. It is intended for amateurs to semi-professionals who want a camera that allows them to make great images faster and with less hassle than any other digital camera. 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 Fujifilm X100S: From Snapshots to Great Shots comes in. Starting with the top ten things users need to know about the camera, author Kevin Mullins carefully guides readers through the operating features. Readers get...

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The iPad for Photographers: Master the Newest Tool in Your Camera Bag, Third Edition

The iPad for Photographers: Master the Newest Tool in Your Camera Bag, Third Edition

By: Jeff Carlson

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 16-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 03-JUN-2014

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Apple's iPad and iPad Mini tablets has been an incredible success and generated a lot of interest from photographers. Instead of hauling a laptop along on vacation or to a photo shoot, a photographer can bring the lightweight iPad and take advantage of its large screen, third-party software and online access. The iPad is great for reviewing photos on-site using something other than a camera's small LCD, editing photos, presenting a photographer's portfolio, and more. This fully updated 3rd edition of The iPad Book for Photographers includes full coverage of Adobe Lightroom mobile, your...

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Sports Portraits: Tips and Techniques for Capturing Athletic Photographs

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Sports Portraits: Tips and Techniques for Capturing Athletic Photographs

By: Alan Hess

Publisher: Peachpit Press

Publication Date: 29-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 03-JUN-2014

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Many companies offer sports team photo services–but with a little practice, you can learn how to take your own portraits of the athletes in your life! In Sports Portraits, author and photographer Alan Hess walks through everything you need to know to take great sports photos, showing how to capture amateur athletes in a flattering light. Starting with basics like camera and exposure settings, as well as the gear you need, he then moves on to topics like lighting, key techniques for taking indoor and outdoor portraits, and posing both individuals and groups. Follow along with Alan and you...

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Photography, 2nd Edition

Photography, 2nd Edition

By: John Ingledew

Publisher: Laurence King

Publication Date: 13-MAY-2013

Insert Date: 31-MAY-2014

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A complete introduction to photography, this book is an essential resource for students across the visual arts. This accessible, inspirational guide explores the subjects and themes that have always obsessed photographers and explains technique in a clear and simple way. It introduces the work of the masters of the art as well as showing fresh, dynamic images created by young photographers from all over the world. The book also provides a valuable overview of careers in photography and a comprehensive reference section, including a glossary of technical vocabulary. This second...

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David Busch’s Mastering Digital SLR Photography

David Busch’s Mastering Digital SLR Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 11-JUN-2014

Insert Date: 29-MAY-2014

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This completely updated fourth edition of DAVID BUSCH'S MASTERING DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY is a comprehensive guide to taking great photos with digital SLR cameras. Today's digital SLRs are more affordable-and more powerful-than ever, letting you create stunning images with technology that would have been unthinkable just a few years ago. If you're comfortable with the basic operations of your digital SLR camera and are eager to explore more advanced creative concepts, this book will help you expand your knowledge of the many new capabilities and improvements that are now standard on today's...

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Low Budget Shooting

Low Budget Shooting

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Publisher: dpunkt

Publication Date: 28-APR-2014

Insert Date: 27-MAY-2014

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Dieses Buch wendet sich an alle, die mit einfachen Mitteln Aufnahmetische, Softboxen, Reflektoren und vieles mehr selbst bauen wollen. Lernen Sie die Möglichkeiten kennen, die eine gezielte Lichtführung in der Fotografie bietet, ohne dabei hohe Kosten zu verursachen. Low-Budget-Shooting, das ist:• einfach nachvollziehbare Bauanleitungen• umfangreiche Materialinformationen• Insider-Einkaufsempfehlungen• Aufnahmetipps und -tricks• garnatiert hoher Spaßfaktor• einfach »gutes Licht«...

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David Busch’s Nikon® D3300 Guide to Digital SLR Photography

David Busch’s Nikon® D3300 Guide to Digital SLR Photography

By: David D. Busch

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 20-MAY-2014

Insert Date: 13-MAY-2014

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DAVID BUSCH'S NIKON D3300 GUIDE TO DIGITAL SLR PHOTOGRAPHY is a complete resource and reference for the Nikon D3300, one of Nikon's newest dSLR's, featuring a 24-megapixel sensor with sharper imaging, full HDTV video, and ISO up to 12,800. With this book, you will explore the world of digital photography, develop your creativity, and learn to take great photographs with your new Nikon. Featuring clear how-to steps and full-color illustrations, this book covers all the D3300's features in depth, from taking your first photos through advanced details of setup, exposure, lenses, lighting, and...