How to take great photographs
Collins & Brown Limited,
Bring a master photographer and best-selling author into your home for a "back-to-basics" course on practical photography. This unique series of hands-on exercises, illustrated with more than 200 of John Hedgecoe's superb photos, prepares you to work on your skills in the comfort of your own home, at your own pace. Begin by getting to know your camera (conventional or digital) and its functions, including focusing, depth of field, and shutter speed. Analyze lighting and find out how to add or change it to create desired effects. Understand the fundamentals of composition, such as balance and proportion, leading the eye, color, and tone. Once you feel comfortable behind the camera, you're ready to move on to more challenging areas of photography such as bringing out particular qualities in an object, and capturing fast-moving or poorly lit subjects. A final section offers details on the latest equipment and specialist techniques.
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|Grouping Title||how to take great photographs|
|Grouping Author||hedgecoe john|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-03-23 02:30:22AM|
|Last Indexed||2019-11-12 03:41:39AM|
|available_at_gcld||GRC Fraser Library|
|detailed_location_gcld||GRC Fraser Non-Fiction|
|display_description||"Provides a series of practical exercises in controlled conditions for both conventional and digital cameras. Divided into three sections, the book starts by considering the essential elements that make a great photograph, then builds to lessons on how to improve your composition and finally looks at the technical aspects of photography, including film, digital effects, exposure, depth of field, lenses, lighting and using flash."--Book jacket.|
|owning_library_gcld||Grand County Library Dist|
|owning_location_gcld||GRC Fraser Library|
Photography -- Technique
|title_display||How to take great photographs|
|title_full||How to take great photographs / John Hedgecoe|
|title_short||How to take great photographs|