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Read This if You Want to Take Great Photographs

Henry Carroll
Laurence King Publishing
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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 ideal for this new wave of snap shooters using DSLR, compact system and bridge cameras. It contains no...
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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 ideal for this new wave of snap shooters using DSLR, 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 the art of seeing. Masterpieces by acclaimed photographers - including Henri Cartier-Bresson, Sebastiao Salgado, Fay Godwin, Nadav Kander, Daido Moriyama 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 handbook meets their needs, teaching them how to take photographs using professional techniques. Over 500,000 copies sold! Teaches the reader how to take photographs using professional, rather than amateur, techniques Includes images from 50 masters - Cartier-Bresson, Lange, Salgado, Parr, Hatakeyama - to illustrate points and inspire Author hasextensive experience as a teacher, as well as a writer and photographer
Format: Paperback
Publication Date: 05/09/2023
ISBN: 9781399606950