Sports and Action Photography In A Day For Dummies [NOOK Book]

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Take better actions shots with this terrific, 100-page e-book!

From pro to hobbyist, from your child's first baseball game to the championship match, every photographer wants to be able to capture thrilling action shots. Now you can sharpen your photography skills with this fast-paced, In A Day For Dummies e-book that really zeros in on the specifics. See how to freeze ...

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Sports and Action Photography In A Day For Dummies

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Overview

Take better actions shots with this terrific, 100-page e-book!

From pro to hobbyist, from your child's first baseball game to the championship match, every photographer wants to be able to capture thrilling action shots. Now you can sharpen your photography skills with this fast-paced, In A Day For Dummies e-book that really zeros in on the specifics. See how to freeze action, add motion blur, and work with the variety of conditions you'll face when shooting live action.

  • Focuses on techniques that help you successfully capture sports and live action photographs, such as freezing action or adding motion blur
  • Covers getting the right gear, setting your camera for the shot, capturing the shot, editing the results, and more
  • Includes a "Beyond the book" online component, where you can find step-by-step tutorials, videos, and a bonus lesson on creating a high-dynamic range sports photo
  • Shows you techniques that work effectively on digital SLR cameras and point-and-shoot cameras

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118385296
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 9/10/2012
  • Series: In A Day For Dummies
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 100
  • Sales rank: 742,230
  • File size: 16 MB
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Table of Contents

Introduction 5

Chapter 1: Getting the Right Gear 7

Chapter 2: Getting to Know Your Camera 21

Chapter 3: Taking the Picture 37

Chapter 4: Capturing Something Different 55

Chapter 5: Fine-Tuning and Sharing Your Results 67

Chapter 6: Where to Go from Here 79

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 12, 2013

    Helpful

    I think that this will really help people who diddnt grow up around this sport learn the basics of americas favoite sport

    4 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 21, 2013

    Broken System

    I really loved reading my 1st Nook Book ever on my iFone. iCloud for Dummies covered most of the topics I was interested in very well. I would have given the book 4 stars, except for 2 things. 1) - BN has no version of it that works with my PC. 2) - My new MacBook Pro won't even support the Nook App. What's the point!? I bought an expensive Apple computer to do many things, one of them being to read on a superior screen. I'm certainly not spending even more money on a Nook. I'm taking away a star for BN not getting with it, and making a PC version of the book. I'd take away 2 more stars for releasing an App that doesn't support Macs, but decided that a 1 star review would be harsh. It did work on my iFone very well. Did you ever try to read a whole book on the iFone. After panning and scrolling all day, I assure you, you'll be over it. I'm never buying another Nook Book again, until BN resolves their issues with the Mac. Like I said, what's the point.
    PS. - Don't even get into it with Apple. You will surely lose, and the Nook will fade away like so many other platforms of the past. Fix the problem. Work it out. Then I will gladly start buying your Ebooks.

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted July 20, 2014

    Below Average, but acceptable

    Get a book that covers more than just the rules. There are several.

    Football for Dummies - Covers a bit more. Same author and same information, but out of date rules.

    Nfl Football in the Nutshell - Great Read & Good Reference, Covers all aspects of football in the NFL with 2014 rule changes.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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    Posted May 29, 2014

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 28, 2013

    Great book

    Love this series

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 31, 2013

    Great book for beginners. Just the book I need. Highly recommend.

    Easy to understand and very descriptive.

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  • Posted April 3, 2013

    Never buy a book for dummies or idiots. You are better than that

    Never buy a book for dummies or idiots. You are better than that.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 17, 2012

    Fast read, very informative! Taking it as a quick reference on m

    Fast read, very informative! Taking it as a quick reference on my Nook
    for my upcoming vacation to Europe! Nice photos!

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