Overview: Photography has been with us since the 1800s. It actually means ‘drawing with light’ and to become a better photographer, you need to know how to work with light to get those shots. A modern camera can do most of the thinking for you and take a snap, but to turn a snap into a masterpiece, you need to take control of both the camera and the light and understand how they work together.
If you’re passionate about your craft, or someone who wants to take it to the next level, our guide has something for everyone. We have many tips and guides about equipment, techniques, and becoming more creative. Delve deeper into the world of photography and you’ll discover there’s more to it than you thought possible. You can finesse your core skills and then go have some fun on a creative project.
Let’s get technical
This guide is designed to provide fresh insights behind the main technical aspects of photography that ultimately will let you flourish and become more confident and creative. All the main areas are covered including exposure, metering, composition and flash lighting. We also delve into some of the more advanced ideas behind hyperfocal distance and the inversesquare law.
New creative ideas
When you’re ready, we have a collection of projects that we hope will fire up your creativity and get you excited about trying new things and exploring new photographic techniques. From promo photography for a rock band, creating your own custom bokeh images, to tips on how to make the most of the photographic potential of the winter months, it’s all here. Take a fresh look at your photography and get inspired.
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Digital Photography – The Complete Guide 2017
Overview: If you are new to digital photography or if you already have a camera, and want to get more out of this amazing art, our indispensable guide, written by professional photographers, is here to pass on the knowledge you need to get more creative. You will learn how to improve all aspects of your photography skills, giving you the confidence to shoot like a pro and produce images to be proud of.
Do Much More With Your Camera
Take your photography to the next level with our fully illustrated user guides. Understand exposure, focal length, depth of field and equipment options. Take control of your camera’s shooting modes and explore important photographic concepts such as shutter speed, aperture and ISO, as well as guides to composition. Photography does not need to be difficult, it needs to be something you can enjoy to the full.
Learn and Get More Creative
Learn the techniques the professionals use to shoot a wide variety of photographic subjects. Our tutorials cover such diverse subjects as high speed photography, bokehrama portraits and panoramas, as well as some very useful hints and tips that can keep you shooting even when you think you can’t. Photography should be fun and we hope to inspire you and get you passionate about such a creative medium.
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Creative Photography 2017
Overview: Grab your camera and head outside. What’s stopping you from enjoying photography in the great outdoors? Whether it’s just in your back garden, or out in the rugged countryside, this essential guide has all the hints, tips and project guides you need to fire up your creativity and get more out of your outdoor photography. From the most intimate macro shots, to great landscapes, it’s all here.
Hints, Tips and Guides
It all begins with some top outdoor photography tips to pique your interest and then we go on to help you understand exposure, focal length, depth of field, equipment options and more. Our guides to taking control of your camera’s shooting modes and exploring important photographic concepts can elevate your photography from simple snaps to amazing images worthy of the professionals.
Learn, Create, Explore and Enjoy
Learn the techniques the professionals use to shoot a wide variety of photographic subjects. Our tutorials cover such diverse subjects as star trail photography, outdoor macro, forced perspective, daytime long exposure and crystal ball photography. Learn techniques that the professionals use. Photography is not some dark art known to a select few, it’s an amazing and enjoyable way to express your creativity and skill.
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Complete Outdoor Photography 2017
Overview: As a genre, landscape photography is probably one of the most popular. From coastal scenes to cityscapes and the rural expanses beyond, there are an unending array of subjects both great and small waiting to be captured. The aim of this bookazine is to offer guidance so you capture better images, make the most of your equipment, and in the process, help you enjoy this amazing subject even more.
Within these pages are a great selection of guides, tips and tutorials to expand your knowledge of landscape photography including:
Types of landscape photography, Top 30 landscape tips, Cameras for landscapes, Filters and filter systems, Understanding your camera, ISO, aperture and shutter speed, Understand hyperfocal distance, Rural and natural landscapes, Coastal and seaside landscapes, Whatever the weather, Super wide panoramas, Crystal ball landscapes, Sunrise and sunset, Raw processing, High dynamic range images, Adjusting exposure, Sky replacement, Contrast and saturation, Focus stacking, Digital exposure blending…
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Landscape Photography Guidebook 2017
Free Download: Guide To Wildlife Photography
Take your wildlife photography to the next level with insights from Outdoor Photographer “Wild By Nature” columnist Melissa Groo, covering technique, gear and best practices that result in unique images, with the welfare of your subjects in mind.
Guide To Wildlife Photography
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Free Download: Professional Lighting Guide
Download your guide to mastering portrait and studio lighting with these tips and techniques on backgrounds, light sources, processing and more!
Professional Lighting Guide
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