Author: Chris Gatcum

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465408457

Category: Photography

Page: 192

View: 9619

Provides practical advice on the techniques of digital photography, with information on such topics as equipment, exposure, focusing, lenses, light, flash, and image enhancement.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 9781409370406

Category: Photography

Page: 192

View: 2376

Helping you get the most from your digital camera If you're new to photography, then The Beginner's Photography Guide is perfect for you. Assuming no prior knowledge, this ebook simply explains all the key digital camera functions and settings then shows you how to use them to create outstanding images. Step-by-step photographs break down digital camera techniques such as focusing on a moving object and creating background blur by telling you exactly what you need to do to get the most out of your camera. Icon panels provide an at-a-glance overview of equipment and settings required with straightforward captions to guide you. With The Beginner's Photography Guide in hand, you'll be confident enough to break your digital camera out of its box and start snapping.
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Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 146542119X

Category: Photography

Page: 360

View: 665

Join Tom Ang's masterclass for a one-on-one guide to every aspect of digital photography. You'll improve your skills, develop your eye and learn to take control of your camera in Digital Photography Masterclass. Learn to be a better photographer; find out how to imagine the results you want before achieving them. Discover how to master the complexities of lighting, composition and timing. Enhance your pictures with image manipulation, then start to specialise in what interests you; from sport to portrait, following Tom's tips on taking genre photos.
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Author: Lou Manna

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1598637932

Category: Photography

Page: 301

View: 8245

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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Successful Pictures from your Digital Camera

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756657032

Category: Photography

Page: 384

View: 9689

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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Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465448454

Category: Photography

Page: 360

View: 3702

Build your photography skills week-by-week The Digital Photography Complete Course is the perfect one-on-one learning program for any aspiring photographer. This modular 20-week course guides you through every aspect of digital photography, using a combination of tutorials, step-by-step photo shoots, practical assignments, and fun Q&As. Demystify digital photography and build your photography skills with comprehensive guides on everything you need to know, from conveying movement and using natural light, to understanding exposure and mastering composition.
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Author: Tom Ang,DK Publishing

Publisher: DK Publishing (Dorling Kindersley)

ISBN: 9781465436078

Category: Photography

Page: 360

View: 2481

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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Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756685265

Category: Photography

Page: 360

View: 6511

In the fast-changing world of digital photography, no other publisher/author partnership has been as successful at keeping up with current trends and developments as DK and Tom Ang. DK's richly illustrative design and Tom's clear writing and direction blend together to produce a strong combination of practical instruction with visual inspiration. Digital Photography Essentials provides just that combination for those wishing to develop and consolidate their skills-both technical and creative-whatever their level of expertise. It covers the basics of photography, different ways to approach a subject, how to develop projects, and image manipulation. In addition, Tom advises on printing techniques and shows you ways in which you can share your pictures with a wider audience via the internet. Throughout the book there are troubleshooting tips, image comparisons and analyzes to help you understand what makes a picture work, and inspiring assignments to follow. There is also a useful buyer's guide to cameras, lenses, and accessories. With its fresh, contemporary design, beautiful images, and jargon-free yet highly practical text, the book is a totally new, up-to-the-minute guide to digital photography.
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An Introduction, 3rd Edition

Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756672473

Category: Photography

Page: 224

View: 2260

"Once an image is in digital form, what you can do with it is practically endless." Tom Ang Make sure you're picture perfect with this concise and easy-to-use guide to digital photography from expert photographer and bestselling author Tom Ang. Now available in ebook(PDF) format. Understand what to look for when buying cameras, software, or accessories. Follow the essentials of good picture-taking and get expert tips on how to make the most of your digital images from covering the basics to image manipulation and special effects. Plus, "quick fix" pages on how to solve common problems mean your camera can learn to lie. Get clicking and get outstanding results every time. Updates to this edition Ch. 1 Buyers' Guide (was Total Photography) A guide to cameras and accessories. All new products. Spreads newly presented as "Buyers' Guides", to help the reader decide which products are most suited to their needs. Ch. 2 Photo Techniques (was Photography for the Digital Age) Skills, trade secrets, and techniques of digital photography. Updated text, some new photographs. Ch. 3 A Compendium of Ideas (New, not in previous 2 editions) 36 pages of projects, concepts, subject areas, approaches, and ideas. All new text and photographs, taken from Digital Photographer's Handbook 4th edition. Ch. 4 All About Image Manipulation Filters, image effects, distortion, color control, and manipulation. Some minor reorganization of information, text updated. New text, images and layouts for Filter Effects, pp. 170-177. New spread on High Dynamic Range. Ch. 6 The Output Adventure Proofing and printing, uploading images to the web. Text updated. New spread on Creating a Website.
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Author: Scott Kelby

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 0133856887

Category: Computers

Page: 221

View: 7940

Offers advice for shooting different types of photographs in different environments, including using natural light, using hot-shoe flash, and shooting landscapes and nature photography.
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Author: John Garrett,Graeme Harris

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007372523

Category: Photography

Page: 192

View: 5640

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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The Ultimate Step-by-Step Manual for Getting the Most from Your Digital Camera

Author: DK

Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Ltd

ISBN: 0241365759

Category: Photography

Page: 192

View: 1083

Take your photography skills and technique to the next level with this inspiring and informative guide for budding photographers looking to improve their photography repertoire. Featuring a comprehensive range of topics from experimenting with lenses, exposure, and aperture to useful post-production techniques, the easy to follow step-by-step tutorials show you to master the functions on your cameras and develop exciting new techniques. As well as refreshing your existing knowledge, you will learn more advanced skills, such as how to freeze movement, use filters, and create brilliant images from multiple exposures. Flick through inspiring ideas for projects exploring themes ranging from close-ups and portraits to street scenes, landscapes, and the night sky, while useful tips and hints help you to think creatively, and tackle "difficult" subjects. Packed with practical advice and beautiful images, The Advanced Photography Guide will give you the know-how and confidence to produce truly stunning images and develop a distinctive style of your own.
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The Beginner's Guide

Author: Dorling Kindersley,Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781740339698

Category: Child rearing

Page: 256

View: 7851

The essential Australian guidebook to pregnancy Pregnancy: The Beginner's Guide is a trusty guide to the amazing journey of having a baby, from conception to birth and beyond. It charts the progress of mother and baby month-by-month and contains all the practical information, helpful advice and insider knowledge that parents-to-be will need. It includes: Amazing facts about your baby's development through the months A survival guide to help expectant dads navigate the road ahead 'Essentials' lists Important dietary information and handy recipes Advice on smart ways to keep costs down A helpful translation guide to the world of pregnancy and parenthood Tips on what to do when, as well as things to avoid, explained with familiar Australian terminology Vital Australian statistics Useful Australian resources Pregnancy The Beginner's Guide is a practical handbag-sized handbook for your journey through pregnancy and birth.
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Author: N.A

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465455310

Category: Photography

Page: 192

View: 5467

The Beginner's Photography Guide, 2nd Edition is DK's bestselling manual for any novice photographer who wants to unlock the potential of their new digital camera. Assuming no prior knowledge, this guide's easy-to-follow, step-by-step layout makes it accessible as it takes you through every technique you need to create stunning images, from exposure to flash to image enhancement. Handy checklists provide a quick rundown of the equipment and camera settings for each technique, and at-a-glance comparison images show how camera settings can produce remarkably different results. Hundreds of inspirational images provide even more motivation to reach your goal. Fully updated to reflect all the latest developments in technology and creative trends in digital image-making, The Beginner's Photography Guide, 2nd Edition will empower you to achieve your full potential as a digital photographer.
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The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Taking Photos Like the Pros

Author: Jim Miotke

Publisher: Amphoto

ISBN: 081740502X

Category: Photography

Page: 239

View: 1933

Absolutely anyone can take better photos! If you can press a button, you can take great pictures. It's as simple as that. Jim Miotke shares tips and tricks to improve your photos right away, no matter what camera you're using. 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.
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A Step-by-Step Photographic Guide to Successful Woodworking

Author: DK

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756670020

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 400

View: 4915

Whether you want to build your own bed or put a bookshelf together, find out how to tackle your chosen woodwork task with confidence with Woodwork: A Step-by-Step Photographic Guide. Learn how to master the key woodwork techniques, from simple skills to intricate carving, following clear instructions and photographs. Find out how to use hand, power and machine tools and discover the strengths of over 100 different woods. Packed with inspirational and practical craft projects that are easy-to-follow, this is the only book to give you a complete illustrated woodworking course. Perfect for enthusiasts who want to develop their skills and ideal for the beginner, intermediate and advanced woodworkers alike.
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Author: Rita Carter

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 075666215X

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 5905

The Human Brain Book is a complete guide to the one organ in the body that makes each of us what we are - unique individuals. It combines the latest findings from the field of neuroscience with expert text and state-of-the-art illustrations and imaging techniques to provide an incomparable insight into every facet of the brain. Layer by layer, it reveals the fascinating details of this remarkable structure, covering all the key anatomy and delving into the inner workings of the mind, unlocking its many mysteries, and helping you to understand what's going on in those millions of little gray and white cells. Tricky concepts are illustrated and explained with clarity and precision, as The Human Brain Book looks at how the brain sends messages to the rest of the body, how we think and feel, how we perform unconscious actions (for example, breathing), explores the nature of genius, asks why we behave the way we do, explains how we see and hear things, and how and why we dream. Physical and psychological disorders affecting the brain and nervous system are clearly illustrated and summarized in easy-to-understand terms.
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Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 1465452397

Category: Photography

Page: 360

View: 4227

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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Author: Chris Jeffreys,DK Publishing,Dorling Kindersley Publishing Staff

Publisher: Dk Pub

ISBN: 9780789496584

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 320

View: 3299

Packed with computer-aided designs, information on new types of fabrics, and specially commissioned photos, this comprehensive guide maintains its original appeal, while enticing a whole new generation of readers.
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