Scott Kelby, author of The Digital Photography Book, volume 1 (the worldas best-selling digital photography book of all time), is back with a follow-up to his volume 2 smash best seller, with an entirely new book that picks up right where he left off. Itas even more of that aAh haaso thatas how they do it, a straight-to-the-point, skip-the-techno-jargon stuff you can really use today to make your shots even better. This book truly has a brilliant premise, and hereas how Scott describes it: aIf you and I were out on a shoot and you asked me, aHey Scott, I want the light for this portrait to look really soft and flattering. How far back should I put this softbox?a I wouldnat give you a lecture about lighting ratios, or flash modifiers. In real life, Iad just turn to you and say, aMove it in as close to your subject as you possibly can, without it actually showing up in the shot.a Well, thatas what this book is all about: you and I out shooting where I answer questions, give you advice, and share the secrets Iave learned, just like I would with a friendawithout all the technical explanations and techie photo speak.a Each page covers a single concept on how to make your photography better. Every time you turn the page, youall learn another pro setting, tool, or trick to transform your work from snapshots into gallery prints. If youare tired of taking shots that look aokay, a and if youare tired of looking in photography magazines and thinking, aWhy donat my shots look like that?a then this is the book for you. This isnat a book of theoryafull of confusing jargon and detailed concepts. This is a book on which button to push, which setting to use, and when to use it. With nearly 200 more of the most closely guarded photographic atricks of the trade, a this book gets you shooting dramatically better-looking, sharper, more colorful, more professional-looking photos every time.So, an 85mm fixed-length lens on a regular non-full-frame digital camera is actually more like a 120mm lens, right? ... lenses on full-frame cameras, but I didn a#39;t like the look as well as I do an 85mm on a regular digital camera, so for my style , anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Digital Photography Book|
|Publisher||:||Peachpit Press - 2009-07-21|