Photographing New York City Digital Field Guide

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Expert advice to help you capture the Big Apple's many moods

The throbbing pace of the Grand Central Terminal contrasts sharply with the hushed reverence of St. Patrick's Cathedral. Bemused bears watch you at the Bronx Zoo, while shopkeepers clamor for your attention in Chinatown. Photograph the million moods and moments of New York City with the help of this portable guide. It offers descriptions of the best sites, camera settings, tips on ...

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Overview

Expert advice to help you capture the Big Apple's many moods

The throbbing pace of the Grand Central Terminal contrasts sharply with the hushed reverence of St. Patrick's Cathedral. Bemused bears watch you at the Bronx Zoo, while shopkeepers clamor for your attention in Chinatown. Photograph the million moods and moments of New York City with the help of this portable guide. It offers descriptions of the best sites, camera settings, tips on when to shoot, and suggests the perfect vantage point for each photo.

  • Experience 28 of New York City's most scenic and historic sites, learn why each rates a photograph, and find out what equipment you'll need
  • Explore different approaches and perspectives
  • Experiment with lenses, filters, camera settings, and exposure
  • Extend your photography with low-light and creative options

Jeremy Pollack is a Connecticut-based commercial and fine art photographer with a passion for all things photography-related. Discover his work and his blog at www.jeremypollack.net. Andy Williams is COO and General Manager of SmugMug and a professional photographer. Explore his online gallery at www.moonriverphotography.com

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470586853
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 5/17/2010
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 320
  • Sales rank: 1,379,072
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.80 (d)

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    Posted September 29, 2013

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  • Posted August 15, 2010

    A very thorough and helpful field guide!

    If you are looking for a handy guide to photographing NYC, or other urban areas, this is the book you want to pick up. it's a great book in that you can apply the principals and techniques to other urban areas closer to your own home or work area. It's cleanly laid out and helpful, with details to help you get the most out of your shots.
    it will show you what lenses were used and how they were used, along with tips for different effects.
    Maps and points of interests fill the book, and is a very entertaining read. It is a must for any urban photographer. It will help you get the results you're looking for on a project. Moreover, it's a very enjoyable read. Definitely worth picking up!

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