How to Photograph Absolutely Everything

Successful Pictures from your Digital Camera

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756657032

Category: Photography

Page: 384

View: 9961

This paperback edition of How To Photograph Absolutely Everything by renowned photographer, author, and broadcaster Tom Ang, delivers exactly what the title promises. Avoiding intimidating technical jargon, heexplains the basic elements of photography - light, color, composition, and focus - then goes on to show how to make them work for you. From still lifes to children's parties, thunderstorms to sunsets, close-ups to panoramas, every photographic subject, technique, and challenge is covered. Using step-by-step photographs and instructions, Tom shows you how to take the best possible picture in any situation. Want to photograph city lights at night, animals inaction, a family portrait? Tom makes it easy. Employing a user-friendly "recipe" formula, he shows you the best approach for each subject, gives expert tips on improving an image, and tells you how to set up your camera - so you really can't go wrong. Inspiring galleries at the end of each section describe alternative techniques to try for every subject. There are also tips on basic post-production, showing how to crop, improve color and contrast, andremove unwanted elements of an image. How to Photograph Absolutely Everything guarantees to make a better, more confident photographer of absolutely everyone who reads it.
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Digital Photography Through the Year, 2nd Edition

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781465444837

Category: Photography

Page: 360

View: 2009

Digital Photography Through the Year is your essential companion to capturing the most beautiful moments of every season. Updated to include all the latest technological developments and creative trends, this guide is packed with practical explanations of key techniques and tips and tricks for taking photographs that convey a sense of time, place, and atmosphere unique to each season. Capture the nuances of a snowy landscape. Do justice to the fall leaves. Catch reflections in a dewdrop. Convey the exuberant joy of a summer picnic. With the unique season-based approach of Digital Photography Through the Year, you can do it all. Digital photography expert and best-selling author Tom Ang's clear writing and direction makes stunning photographic results achievable, whether you are a casual smartphone user or an SLR expert. Photography Through the Year is an inspiring guide to capturing the moments and moods of every season from digital photography expert Tom Ang, now updated and in a newly repackaged edition.
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Digital Photography Masterclass

Advanced Techniques for Creating Perfect Pictures

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9780241241257

Category: Image processing

Page: 360

View: 4085

Learn to take photos like a professional with Tom Ang's masterclass. This one-on-one guide covers every aspect of digital photography to help you improve your skills, develop your eye and take control of your camera. Learn to take better pictures and be a better photographer by finding out how to imagine the results you want before achieving them. This edition is fully updated to include all the latest equipment and software
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How to Photograph Everything (Popular Photography)

500 Beautiful Photos and the Skills You Need to Take Them

Author: The Editors of Popular Photography

Publisher: Weldon Owen

ISBN: 9781616288068

Category: Photography

Page: 320

View: 1769

The world is full of breathtaking images, just waiting to happen. How to Shoot Everything shows you how to approach thrilling subjects and get the picture-perfect shot you’re after. The world is full of breathtaking images, just waiting to be captured—from soaring views of architecture to photos of nature’s many splendors, from meaningful portraits of loved ones to exhilarating, gravity-defying action shots. How to Photograph Everything is the gorgeous guide to creating these images and more, providing photographers of all levels with vital gear advice, cutting-edge technical guidance, and brilliant image-editing tips from the experts at Popular Photography. Plus, hundreds of dazzling, inspired images reveal what’s possible when you harness the power of your camera and the creativity of your mind. With 40+ chapters on subjects such as fashion, floral, concert, photojournalism, and aerial photography, How to Photograph Everything helps you approach every subject on your bucket list and translate your vision into beautifully composed, technically sound images that you’ll want to share again and again.
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BetterPhoto Basics

Author: Jim Miotke

Publisher: Amphoto Books

ISBN: 0817400249

Category: Photography

Page: 240

View: 9039

Absolutely anyone can take better photos! If you can press a button, you can take great pictures. It’s as simple as that. In BetterPhoto Basics, Jim Miotke, founder of the popular online photography school BetterPhoto.com, shares tips and tricks to improve your photos right away, no matter what camera you’re using. Too busy to read a book? No problem—flip to any page for an instant tip to use right away! Learn to compose knockout shots, make the most of indoor and outdoor light, and photograph twenty popular subjects, from sunsets and flowers to a family portrait. Those who want to go further get tips on controlling exposure and the secrets behind ten advanced creative techniques. And everyone will appreciate Jim’s breakdown of easy fixes to make in Photoshop. No matter what your level of experience, you’ll be amazed how easy it is to start taking photos like the pros. From the Trade Paperback edition.
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Fundamentals of Photography

The Essential Handbook for Both Digital and Film Cameras

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Knopf

ISBN: N.A

Category: Photography

Page: 352

View: 5970

Featuring more than two hundred illustrations and eight hundred full-color photographs, a comprehensive guide to the art of modern photography covers the essential equipment and techniques of both film and digital photography, including the different parts of a camera and how they work, image processing, and ethical and copyright issues. 40,000 first printing.
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The Beginner's Photography Guide

Author: N.A

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 146541634X

Category: Photography

Page: 192

View: 3295

In contrast to the jargon-filled manuals that come with most digital cameras, The Beginner's Photography Guide presents step-by-step digital slr camera basics, while introducing and demonstrating a wide variety of techniques that will inspire the novice digital photographer. Grouped together by themes-color, composition, natural light, framing, and more-each camera technique is broken down into an easy-to-follow step-by-step sequence, and features annotated photographs and suggestions on getting the best from digital slr cameras and taking eye-catching photos.
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Digital Photography Step by Step

Build Your Skills From Beginner to Confident Photographer

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241296382

Category: Photography

Page: 360

View: 7313

Become a confident, creative photographer with practical and inspirational advice from Tom Ang. Find your inner photographer and get the most out of your camera with Digital Photography Step by Step. Packed with expert knowledge, it is the perfect combination of practical photography instruction and visual inspiration to help you make your own masterpieces in a flash. Teaching you the basics of how to approach a subject, develop projects, and manipulate images in a series of inspiring photography assignments, Digital Photography Step by Step covers all the latest advances in digital photography to help you master each and every step of taking a photograph.
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The Complete Photographer

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1405353317

Category: Photography

Page: 400

View: 4268

"A masterclass in every style and subject"--Cover.
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Understanding Exposure

How to Shoot Great Photographs With Any Camera

Author: Bryan Peterson

Publisher: Random House LLC

ISBN: 0817439390

Category: Photography

Page: 176

View: 8831

Now refreshed with current technologies and terms, and more than 25 percent new images and an all-new chapter, this bestselling guide shows readers how to shoot great photographs with any type of camera.
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Fifty Photo Projects

Author: Lee Frost

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780715329771

Category: Photography

Page: 160

View: 3979

Whether you want to get more from your DSLR or are simply looking for new creative avenues to explore, 50 Photo Projects shows you how to break out of your comfort zone and try something new. Packed with invaluable tips on how to create stunning photographs, Lee Frost provides the bright ideas that will reinvigorate your photography, from inspiration on what to photograph, to inventive projects with vintage, pinhole and toy cameras.
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Digital Photography Through the Year

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465452397

Category: Photography

Page: 360

View: 5150

Digital Photography Through the Year is an inspiring guide to capturing the moments and moods of every season from digital photography expert Tom Ang, now updated and in a newly repackaged edition. DK's Digital Photography Through the Year is your essential companion to capturing the most beautiful moments of every season. Updated to include all the latest technological developments and creative trends, this guide is packed with practical explanations of key techniques and tips and tricks for taking photographs that convey a sense of time, place, and atmosphere unique to each season. Capture the nuances of a snowy landscape. Do justice to the fall leaves. Catch reflections in a dewdrop. Convey the exuberant joy of a summer picnic. With the unique season-based approach of Digital Photography Through the Year, you can do it all. Digital photography expert and best-selling author Tom Ang's clear writing and direction makes stunning photographic results achievable, whether you are a casual smartphone user or an SLR expert.
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Digital Photographer's Handbook

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241282241

Category: Photography

Page: 408

View: 6331

Get snap happy with the new edition of the best-selling guide to digital photography from guru Tom Ang. Learn everything you need to know about digital photography with the Digital Photographer's Handbook 6th Edition, the definitive photography guide. This digital photography guide is jam-packed with inspirational images and jargon-free tips to demystify the technical elements of photography and get you taking great shots every time. Fully updated to include all of the latest developments in digital cameras, equipment and software, this stunning guide explores the pros and cons of all types of camera, from camera phones to top-of-the-range DSLRs. Learn how to manipulate your pictures to perfection and pick up trouble-shooting advice to make the most out of your camera. Suitable for all levels of experience, the Digital Photographer's Handbook 6th edition is perfect for anyone looking to get snap happy. Previous edition ISBN 9781405393195
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Digital Photography for Teens

Author: Lou Manna

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1598637932

Category: Photography

Page: 301

View: 8890

Packed with enticing and creative full-color photographs, this book focuses on the art of food photography and how the digital photography revolution has changed and enhanced it. Broken down into the areas of photography, styling, science, and business, t
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Tony Northrup's DSLR Book: How to Create Stunning Digital Photography

Author: Tony Northrup

Publisher: Tony Northrup

ISBN: 0988263408

Category: Photography

Page: 250

View: 940

The top-rated and top-selling photography ebook since 2012 and the first ever Gold Honoree of the Benjamin Franklin Digital Award, gives you five innovations no other book offers: Free video training. 9+ HOURS of video training integrated into the book’s content (requires Internet access). Travel around the world with Tony and Chelsea as they teach you hands-on. Appendix A lists the videos so you can use the book like an inexpensive video course.Classroom-style teacher and peer help. After buying the book, you get access to the private forums on this site, as well as the private Stunning Digital Photography Readers group on Facebook where you can ask the questions and post pictures for feedback from Tony, Chelsea, and other readers. It’s like being able to raise your hand in class and ask a question! Instructions are in the introduction.Lifetime updates. This book is regularly updated with new content (including additional videos) that existing owners receive for free. Updates are added based on reader feedback and questions, as well as changing photography trends and new camera equipment. This is the last photography book you’ll ever need.Hands-on practices. Complete the practices at the end of every chapter to get the real world experience you need.500+ high resolution, original pictures. Detailed example pictures taken by the author in fifteen countries demonstrate both good and bad technique. Many pictures include links to the full-size image so you can zoom in to see every pixel. Most photography books use stock photography, which means the author didn’t even take them. If an author can’t take his own pictures, how can he teach you? In this book, Tony Northrup (award-winning author of more than 30 how-to books and a professional portrait, wildlife, and landscape photographer) teaches the art and science of creating stunning pictures. First, beginner photographers will master: CompositionExposureShutter speedApertureDepth-of-field (blurring the background)ISONatural lightFlashTroubleshooting blurry, dark, and bad picturesPet photographyWildlife photography (mammals, birds, insects, fish, and more)Sunrises and sunsetsLandscapesCityscapesFlowersForests, waterfalls, and riversNight photographyFireworksRaw filesHDRMacro/close-up photography Advanced photographers can skip forward to learn the pro’s secrets for: Posing men and women. including corrective posing (checklists provided)Portraits (candid, casual, formal, and underwater)Remotely triggering flashesUsing bounce flash and flash modifiersUsing studio lighting on any budgetBuilding a temporary or permanent studio at homeShooting your first weddingHigh speed photographyLocation scouting/finding the best spots and timesPlanning shoots around the sun and moonStar trails (via long exposure and image stacking)Light paintingEliminating noiseFocus stacking for infinite depth-of-fieldUnderwater photographyGetting close to wildlifeUsing electronic shutter triggersPhotographing moving carsPhotographing architecture and real estate
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Bryan Peterson's Understanding Photography Field Guide

Author: Bryan Peterson

Publisher: Amphoto Books

ISBN: 0817400192

Category: Photography

Page: 400

View: 9841

Everything you need to know in one take-anywhere field guide! This all-in-one guide from renowned photographer, instructor, and author Bryan Peterson will help you take better photos anytime, anywhere–with any camera. Want to finally understand exposure? Interested in learning to "see" and composing your images more creatively? Ready to master the magic of light? It’s all here, the techniques every amateur photographer needs to take better nature, landscape, people, and close-up photos. You’ll even get creative techniques, like making "rain" and capturing "ghosts," and practical advice on gear, equipment, and postprocessing software. Filled with Bryan’s inspirational photographs, this is the one essential guide for every camera bag.
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Digital Photography Complete Course

Author: Tom Ang,DK Publishing

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465436078

Category: Photography

Page: 360

View: 8834

Digital Photography Complete Course will help you build your photography skills step-by-step, with an independent photography course that guides you through every aspect of digital photography. Digital Photography Complete Course uses a combination of tutorials, step-by-step demonstrations, practical assignments, and Q&As to help you understand and use your camera to the max. Choose your own pace to work through the modules — the program is totally customizable to your schedule. As you work through the lessons, test your new knowledge and troubleshoot common issues. With the aid of helpful text and innovative graphics in Digital Photography Complete Course, you'll explore a wide range of genres: Find out how to create landscapes, still lifes, portraits, and action shots as you discover the full range of your camera and learn how to take professional-looking pictures you'll be proud to display.
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Collins Complete Photography Course

Author: John Garrett,Graeme Harris

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007372523

Category: Photography

Page: 192

View: 3416

A practical, affordable and accessible home photography tutor. This inspiring project-based course book covers everything from basic composition to the latest digital darkroom techniques.
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Digital Photography

An Introduction

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 1409382923

Category: Digital cameras

Page: 224

View: 9217

4th edition of this digital photography bestseller from Tom Ang Renowned photographer and digital expert Tom Ang shows you how to master the essentials of digital photography with the updated, jargon-free Digital Photography An Introduction. Discover all you need to know, from which camera to buy to how to manipulate your images using the latest digital software. Understand what to look for when buying digital cameras and accessories and follow the essentials of good picture taking with expert tips on how to improve your technique. With exciting new photographic projects to try and inspirational ideas, concepts and approaches to subject areas to fire up your creativity, Digital Photography An Introduction is the perfect beginner's guide to digital photography.
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Complete Guide to Digital Photography

Author: Ian Farrell

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781786489128

Category:

Page: 416

View: 4271

Are you intent on capturing the perfect sunset? A budding photojournalist? Or ready to take your holiday snaps to the next level? The Complete Guide to Digital Photography is your definitive guide to taking, processing and printing sharper, more colourful and better looking pictures. Ian Farrell's expert tips take you from the basics of using your camera to advanced darkroom techniques with 52 step-by-step projects including portraits, landscapes, still-life images, fast-moving objects and photographing live events. Introducing you to the latest software and techniques and featuring technical tips, interviews with the professionals, troubleshooting and over 400 inspirational images, the Complete Guide to Digital Photography is the ultimate master class in digital photography. Contents include: Portrait photography, Landscape photography, Street photography, Nature and wildlife, Dynamic live action, Special effects, Macro photography, Travel photography, Wedding photography, Digital darkroom, Colour management, Sharpening, High dynamic range, Skin smoothing, Printing your images, Making a portfolio, Your first exhibition, Selling your photographs.
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