Suitable for those serious about photography, this comprehensive guide takes you from capture to output in both digital and film media, with sections on lens use, darkroom techniques, digital cameras and scanners, image editing techniques and processes, workflow, digital file formats and image archiving.
In this personal book full of real-world wisdom and incredible images, duChemin shows budding photographers both the how and the why of finding, chasing, and expressing their vision with a camera. He covers how to tell stories, and the technology and tools available in order to tell those narratives.
A photography guide that covers the photographic process from a technical standpoint - not only detailing the 'how' but also explaining the 'why'. It also covers from the workings of cameras, lenses, digital imaging sensors and software to topics such as HDR imaging, digital asset management, and even running your own photography business.
A renowned photographer introduces the basics to using a flash--how to get started and moving on to techniques for using really simple approaches to lighting. The book contains a discussion of lighting gadgets, field survival, light-shaping tools, approaches, and more.
One of the world's top pro digital photographers breaks new ground by blending the rich, stunning images and elegant layout of a coffee-table book with the invaluable training, no-nonsense insights, and photography secrets usually found only in educational books.