Absolute Beginner's Guide to Taking Great Photos

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Overview

Say Che-e-e-se!
Do your photos always come back overexposed, out of focus, or with someone's head cut off? Never fear. Help has arrived. The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Taking Great Photos will take you from the point-and-pray method of taking pictures to shooting with confidence. In this simple and clear how-to guide, you'll learn:
·Which camera is right for you
·How to correct common photo mistakes
·The top ten tips for taking great pictures
·And much more!
"An excellent starting point for anyone interested in photography. It will help readers take better pictures."
Peter K. Burian, contributing editor, Photo Life magazine
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What People Are Saying

Jim Brandenburg
Photography is now more important than ever in our personal lives. As a professional, I wish I had had this book when I started my career.
Bryan Peterson
If I had had Jim's book when I started photography, I could have easily cut two years out of my 'beginner mode.' What a great base for every beginning photographer to build on!
— Bryan Peterson, author of Understanding Exposure and Learning to See Creatively
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780761536048
  • Publisher: Crown Publishing Group
  • Publication date: 2/26/2002
  • Series: Absolute Beginner's Guide
  • Edition description: 1ST
  • Pages: 240
  • Product dimensions: 5.52 (w) x 8.52 (h) x 0.56 (d)

Meet the Author

Jim Miotke has been a photographer for 15 years and runs BetterPhoto.com, a free Web site dedicated to helping budding photographers take better photos. He lives in Redmond, Washington.
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