Category: Photography

  • 1,000 Food Art and Styling Ideas: Mouthwatering Food Presentations from Chefs, Photographers, and Bloggers from Around the Globe (1000 Series)

    By Ari Bendersky

    Whether you are a foodstuff photographer or a nutrition lover, this booklet is certain to motivate you to create visually beautiful dishes. 1,000 meals artwork & Styling Ideas superbly showcases 1,000 of the easiest foodstuff artwork displays from around the globe. From Italy to China to the us, the pictures spotlight the easiest nutrients paintings shows each one kingdom has to provide, submitted by means of specialist photographers, foodstuff stylists, cooks, and nutrients bloggers. The succulent photographs will make your mouth water and encourage your subsequent picture shoot - even if it is a uncomplicated plate of pasta or a desk filled with pastries and parfaits. you will examine new strategies for staging your foodstuff to make it an out-of-world adventure in your visitors. it is a visible show off designed to supply never-ending thought for somebody who loves nutrients, styling, and photography.

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  • Focus On Photographing People: Focus on the Fundamentals (Focus On Series) (The Focus On Series)

    By Haje Jan Kamps

    Taking reliable images of individuals is a mixture of many elements: what's the top mild for the topic? How should still they stand? What aperture in case you use for max influence? This easy-to-follow, hugely visible advisor to portraiture explains the technical and aesthetic concerns of making nice photos. step by step guide, suggestions from an skilled expert photographer, venture assignments, and lovely images make studying find out how to take reliable photographs of individuals speedy and simple. geared toward newbies or amateurs toting a DSLR and short of tips about the way to make their humans images quite shine, this publication deals the fundamentals on composition, lighting fixtures, posing, road images, and post-production recommendations in a enjoyable and conversational manner.

    • Highly visible consultant to the most well-liked topic: people
    • Tip containers, summaries and assignments make studying the suggestions easier
    • Not only a photograph strategy book--advice on posing, backgrounds and lights to make photos stand out
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  • Color Management for Digital Photographers For Dummies

    By Ted Padova

    • Shows electronic picture lovers find out how to make sure that the colour in a picture dossier is adequately represented and reproduced, from digicam or scanner to observe or printer
    • Packed with colour administration suggestions that might aid newbies create picture-perfect images
    • Discusses the most elements of colour administration together with realizing mild, matching electronic photographs to monitors and prints, operating with colour areas, calibrating a printer, and utilizing colour administration tools
    • Familiarizes readers with a number of the colour administration instruments that aid calibrate constant photograph quality
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  • Capture the Magic: Train Your Eye, Improve Your Photographic Composition

    This booklet makes use of a dependent method of educate the artwork of constructing attention-grabbing, well-composed pictures. It offers recommendations to difficulties that frequently get within the approach of manufacturing nice photos and emphasizes the significance of educating the attention to exclude the extraneous. Examples of sturdy photographs are juxtaposed opposed to unsuitable photos, illustrating how you can create a profitable composition. themes coated contain mild and shadow, lens selection, framing, unfavorable area, and lots of more.

    In this e-book, writer Jack Dykinga encourages us to examine images with a purpose to speak. Dykinga says, "Photography is a wonderful language that crosses linguistic borders as a common, strong, and direct communique. As photographers, we see anything we discover fascinating and easily are looking to percentage it." Readers will study new how you can create attention-grabbing and robust compositions that speak their meant messages.

    Filled with attractive colour pictures all through, the booklet is certain to motivate, educate, and encourage photographers of all levels.

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  • Focus On Close-Up and Macro Photography: Focus on the Fundamentals (The Focus On Series)

    By Clive Branson

    Want to get the easiest from your digicam? now not fairly yes find out how to seize up-close photographs? wish effortless to stick to, professional suggestion at the top how you can creatively seize macro photographs you will be happy with?

    This is your price tag to head past a image to create an outstanding paintings print that you will be so happy with. Macro and close-up images contains a special ability set by way of publicity, lighting fixtures, and naturally, composition particularly. you could take a short picture of a sunflower on your again backyard that might glance mundane and general otherwise you might how one can take an image of only a a part of it-up close-and create a piece of paintings. permit this booklet be your advisor!

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  • Understanding Exposure: How to Shoot Great Photographs with Any Camera (3rd Edition)

    By Bryan Peterson

    With greater than 350,000 copies offered, Understanding Exposure has demystified the complicated recommendations of publicity for numerous photographers. Now up to date with present applied sciences, a couple of hundred new photographs, and an all-new bankruptcy, this new version will encourage you greater than ever to loose your self from “auto” and create the photographs you really want.

    In his trademark easy-to-understand sort, writer Bryan Peterson explains the connection among aperture and shutter velocity, together with how one can in achieving winning exposures in probably tricky events. You’ll learn:

    • Which aperture can provide the best distinction and sharpness, and whilst to exploit it 
    • Which apertures warrantly the heritage continues to be an out-of-focus tone 
    • Which one aperture—when mixed with the best lens—creates a space of sharpness from 3 toes to infinity 
    • How to creatively use shutter velocity to both freeze an motion or indicate motion 
    • Where to take a meter studying while taking pictures a sundown, snow, or a urban at dusk

    With new details on white stability, flash, HDR, and extra, this up to date vintage will encourage you to forestall guessing and take keep an eye on of your settings for greater images each time, at any place, and with any camera.
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  • The Camera (New Ansel Adams Photography Series, Book 1)

    By Ansel Adams, Robert Baker

    The digital camera, including The destructive and The Print, contain The Ansel Adams images sequence, a mythical triad of books approximately photographic procedure that has develop into the main influential "how-to"series on images ever written. the 1st variation of this sequence used to be accomplished within the Fifties. Adams thoroughly revised and up to date it quite a few years earlier than his dying, making it his final observe at the technical mastery of his medium. 3 generations of photographers have realized how you can technique the creative chances of their paintings shape via this seminal sequence. Now on hand in paperback, it is still as very important this present day as whilst it used to be first released.
    The digital camera covers 35 mm, medium layout, and large-format view cameras and provides unique recommendation on digicam parts resembling lenses, shutters, and light-weight meters. Adams' options of "visualization" and "image management" are the philosophical cornerstones of the ebook. commonly illustrated with pictures via Adams in addition to instructive line drawings, this vintage guide belongs on each severe photographer's bookshelf
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  • Photography Week (19 May 2016)

    Evaluation: The world's best-selling electronic images journal, images Week is for those that are looking to get some of the best from their digicam. each factor is full of sensible recommendation and specialist information and methods, plus inspirational galleries, in-depth digital camera studies, step by step Photoshop video clips and masses extra. It's your weekly repair of all issues photographic!
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  • Stillness and Light: The Silent Eloquence of Shaker Architecture

    By Henry Plummer

    Shaker constructions have lengthy been fashionable for his or her simplicity of layout and durable craftsmanship, with shape regularly following functionality. through the years, their detailed actual features have invited as a lot examine as imitation. Their fresh, unadorned strains were acknowledged to mirror middle Shaker ideals equivalent to honesty, integrity, purity, and perfection. during this e-book, Henry Plummer makes a speciality of using normal mild in Shaker structure, noting that Shaker developers manipulated mild not just for functional purposes of illumination but additionally to sculpt a intentionally religious, visible presence inside their house. Stillness and light-weight celebrates this subtly attractive point of Shaker innovation and development, captured in additional than a hundred beautiful photographs.

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  • Drawing From Life: The Journal as Art

    By Jennifer New

    Who hasn't, at one time or different, saved a magazine? The impulse to checklist our day-by-day lives on paper is not anything if now not common. nonetheless, just a couple of folks have the self-discipline to make it earlier the 1st few entries, and less nonetheless be capable of create diaries whose perception and visible good looks can motivate someone yet their authors. Drawing from existence: The magazine as Art is an exploration of those exceptions books of obsessive ask yourself stuffed to their borders with drawings, sketches, watercolors, graphs, charts, lists, collages, photographs, and images.

    Jennifer New takes readers on a lively travel into the personal worlds of magazine keepers an architect, a traveller, a movie director, an archeologist, a melanoma sufferer, a songwriter, a quiltmaker, a gardener, an artist, a bicycle owner, and a scientist, to call quite a few illustrating a vast variety of journaling kinds and strategies that during the tip convey how each one people can move approximately documenting our daily lives. Excerpts from journals via such artists as Maira Kalman, Steven Holl, David Byrne, and Mike Figgis provide us a peek at how artistic souls detect, mirror, and discover.

    For those that already preserve a magazine, Drawing from Life may be an proposal. if you have consistently desired to or attempted and failed it may well simply be the incentive had to get prior that first week.

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