Chasing the Light: Photography and the Practice of Seeing

Overview

Light. It's the most transformative tool at any photographer's disposal. Whether the lens is turned to people, wildlife, or landscapes, the creative use of light can often make the difference between a snapshot and a powerful photograph. This instructional video provides a look into one photographer's approach to seeing and using available light. Ibarionex Perello, author of the acclaimed book Chasing the Light: Improving Your Photography with Available Light, takes you on a visual journey through the streets of ...
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Overview

Light. It's the most transformative tool at any photographer's disposal. Whether the lens is turned to people, wildlife, or landscapes, the creative use of light can often make the difference between a snapshot and a powerful photograph. This instructional video provides a look into one photographer's approach to seeing and using available light. Ibarionex Perello, author of the acclaimed book Chasing the Light: Improving Your Photography with Available Light, takes you on a visual journey through the streets of Los Angeles, not only explaining his approach to creating great street photography but also teaching how to develop your own way of seeing. You get the experience of shooting over his shoulder as he explains how he considers light, shadow, and color, and how he approaches strangers for street portraits. This video will help you find your own way of seeing as well as empower you to overcome the obstacles that can stand in the way of your creativity.

Total running time: 1:52

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780321822611
  • Publisher: New Riders
  • Publication date: 1/7/2012
  • Edition number: 1
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 7.50 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

Ibarionex Perello is a freelance photographer and writer. His articles appear in numerous magazines including Digital Photo Pro, Rangefinder, Shutterbug, and Outdoor Photographer. He is the host and producer of the popular podcast The Candid Frame. He is also an instructor of photography at BetterPhoto.com and an adjunct professor at the Art Center College of Design. You can view images and learn more at ibarionex.com and thecandidframe.com.
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1- Introductions 03:58
Chapter 2 - Getting Warmed Up 10:29
Chapter 3- The Approach 10:23
Chapter 4- Knowing Your Rights 13:38
Chapter 5- Seeing and Controlling Exposure 06:06
Chapter 6- Camping Out 12:31
Chapter 7- Choosing to Shoot 09:28
Chapter 8- Working Within Limitations 12:50
Chapter 9- Discovering the Light 09:33
Chapter 10- Led by the Light 13:40
Chapter 11- Keeping it Simple 09:24
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