Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs

October 4, 2019 - Comment

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 for this new wave of DSLR dabblers and users of compact system, and bridge cameras. It contains no graphs, no techie diagrams and no camera club jargon. Instead, it inspires

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 for this new wave of DSLR dabblers and users of 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 seeing. Images taken by master photographers – including Henri Cartier- Bresson, Sebastião Salgado, Fay Godwin, and Martin Parr – serve to illustrate points and encourage readers to try out new ideas.

Today’s aspiring photographers want immediacy and see photography as an affordable way of expressing themselves quickly and creatively. This book answers that need, teaching readers how to take photographs using professional techniques.

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Comments

Anonymous says:

Not Bad for a Beginning… If you’re going to get into photography this book isn’t bad for a beginning. I was disappointed though that with all the great photographic examples that none of the photographs had any information on how they where shot, what shutter speed, aperture etc. I think that information would have elevated this book to something that the next level photographers would have been able to get something out of it too. I would highly recommend that if you’re going to purchase this book then also purchase…

Anonymous says:

Easy to understand, beautiful pictures. Im just getting started in photography, but right now its just a hobby, nothing too serious but I still love taking pictures. What I really like about this book is that it teaches you how to take certain types of pictures while showing you exactly what those words mean. I started reading today, Im not halfway done but I’ve already learned some cool stuff, plus the example pictures are really beautiful. For beginners like me this book is as good as it gets in my opinion. Its really simple and…

Anonymous says:

10/10 would recommend to any beginner. This book is a pretty good read, the author simply explains some of the techniques used in photography today with examples of photographs. Theres no complicated language or technobabble. Just plain and simple this is what you should look for, this is how to make your photos look more impactful, and this is what you should do to get the image to tell the story you want.I would recommend this book to beginners. Anyone with loads of experience shooting photos may already know most…

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