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Named One of Shutterbug Magazines Top Digital Imaging Books of 2008!

Capturing an image and getting the right exposure is critical and Jeff Wignall recognizes exposure as the secret for creating an image that captures a vision and shares it with the world. When you apply his techniques with patience, experimentation, and a focus on the outcome, you will begin creating images that reveal not only what you saw, but how you felt when you saw it. In fact according to Shutterbug ...

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Overview

Named One of Shutterbug Magazines Top Digital Imaging Books of 2008!

Capturing an image and getting the right exposure is critical and Jeff Wignall recognizes exposure as the secret for creating an image that captures a vision and shares it with the world. When you apply his techniques with patience, experimentation, and a focus on the outcome, you will begin creating images that reveal not only what you saw, but how you felt when you saw it. In fact according to Shutterbug magazine Exposure Photo Workshop “may be the best book yet written about exposure.” By learning to work with natural light as well as when to use flash you will confidently capture action, night scenes, rainbows, sunsets, and reflections like never before. With stunning images, Jeff Wignall shows you how to perfectly expose pictures in even the most challenging existing light conditions, including poor weather, using a flash, and even a section guiding you through using multiple wireless flash units. You can upload your own images to Photoworkshop.com and get feedback from other photographers.

Wignall starts by explaining the fundamentals of exposure and why it’s important. This leads into learning the basics of exposure controls. By the end of chapter 2, you will know how to control the exposure on your point-and-shoot or digital SLR camera. Chapter 3 walks readers through measuring light using just about any light meter and Chapter 4 delves into lens apertures and depth of field. The focus moves to shutter speed and subject motion. After Chapter 6, you’ll have the knowledge and confidence to turn off your camera’s automatic settings and take manual control. Wignall then examines natural light exposures, discussing the intricacies of light quality, light direction, and time of day. As you approach more advanced exposure options, you’ll need the troubleshooting advice provided in Chapter 8, covering difficult situations such as metering challenges, handling contrast, and creating dramatic silhouettes. With more advanced techniques mastered, you can then approach night and low-light conditions and then examine special considerations such as the weather and natural phenomena. The book finishes strong with a comprehensive look at all things flash photography.

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This is another volume in Wiley’s Photo Workshop series and is the best of the bunch and may be the best book yet written about exposure. Nothing is more critical in capturing the image than getting the exposure right and Jeff Wignall has the photographic and writing chops to show readers how to capture perfectly exposed photographs. In these well-illustrated pages, he shows you how to deal with difficult existing light conditions, challenging weather, and even flash, including a section on using wireless multiple flash units that explains and never confuses. Each chapter ends with an assignment and you can upload your own images to a website to get input from others about how well you succeeded. It doesn’t get more interactive than that! (www.shutterbug.net)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781118024546
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 8/9/2011
  • Series: Photo Workshop Series , #18
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 352
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Jeff Wignall has been a giant of the photographic world for more than 30 years. The author of the million-copy bestseller The Joy of Photography and The NEW Joy of Digital Photography, he writes for Popular Photography magazine and contributes to numerous other publications.
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Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1 The Art of the Exposure.

What Is Exposure and Why Does It Matter?

Recognizing a Good Exposure.

Taking Charge of Your Exposures.

Driving a Lean, Clean Shooting Machine.

The Myth of the Correct Exposure.

Exposure and Mood.

Artful Exposure and the Commercial Lab.

Monitor Calibration.

CHAPTER 2 Exposure Controls: A Primer.

Good Exposures with Any Camera.

Essential Exposure Controls.

Equivalent Exposure Settings.

CHAPTER 3 Measuring the Light.

How Light Meters Work.

TTL Meters.

Handheld Meters.

A World of Grays.

The Zone System.

CHAPTER 4 Lens Apertures and Depth of Field.

A Really Easy Lesson in Aperture Terminology.

The Creative Power of Depth of Field.

Depth of Field Factors.

Depth of Field and Compact Digital Cameras.

Depth of Field and Macro Photography.

Why You Should Always Use a Tripod.

CHAPTER 5 Shutter Speed and Subject Motion.

The Shutter Speed Progression.

Shutter Speed Options: A Gallery.

Manipulating Motion: The Creative Power of Shutter Speed.

Long Shutter Speeds and Dimly Lit Interiors.

CHAPTER 6 Training Wheels Off: Going Beyond the Green Mode.

The Primary Exposure-Control Modes.

Scene Modes.

CHAPTER 7 Natural Light Exposures.

A Daylight Primer.

White Balance and the Color of Daylight.

Creative White Balance Manipulation.

Lighting Direction.

Quality of Light.

Time of Day.

CHAPTER 8 The Easy Way Out: Simplifying Difficult Situations.

Metering Challenges.

Handling Contrast.

HDRI: The Ultimate Tool for Combating High Contrast.

Creating Dramatic Silhouettes.

Histograms: A Visual Aid for Seeing Contrast.

The RAW Format Solution.

CHAPTER 9 Photography After Dark and in Existing Light.

Considerations for Night Shooting.

A World of Nighttime Subjects.

CHAPTER 10 Special Considerations: Weather and Natural Phenomena.

Changes in Weather.

Autumn Scenes.

Snow Scenes.

Sunsets and Sunrises.

CHAPTER 11 Flash Photography.

Flash 101.

Flash Modes and Techniques.

Advanced Technique: Wireless Multiple Flash.

Glossary.

Index.

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    I would recommend this book to anyone who wants to improve their photography skils....or just make their pictures look better. This goes through all you need to know to get the picture you want no matter what kind of camera you have!!!Easy to read & follow!!!

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