Picture Yourself Getting the Most Out of Your Digital SLR Camera / Edition 1

Picture Yourself Getting the Most Out of Your Digital SLR Camera / Edition 1

by James Karney, Terrence Karney
     
 

ISBN-10: 1598635298

ISBN-13: 9781598635294

Pub. Date: 11/14/2008

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Picture yourself capturing the moment and taking exceptional photographs of family parties, sporting events, or holiday celebrations. "Picture Yourself Getting the Most Out of Your Digital SLR Camera: Step-by-Step Instruction for Taking Great Photographs of Your World" shows you how to maximize your digital SLR camera and will get you from simply taking…  See more details below

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Picture yourself capturing the moment and taking exceptional photographs of family parties, sporting events, or holiday celebrations. "Picture Yourself Getting the Most Out of Your Digital SLR Camera: Step-by-Step Instruction for Taking Great Photographs of Your World" shows you how to maximize your digital SLR camera and will get you from simply taking pictures, to creating outstanding photos to display and share. This book teaches the essential skills new digital SLR owners need, including exposure, lighting, proper focus, using flash, capturing action, and composition, with each chapter focusing on a specific topic and skill. You'll even learn how to create photo essays so you can truly capture the story of a special event or moment. The book also covers how to edit, process, print, and share your pictures through digital photo albums and slideshows. And unlike other books, "Picture Yourself Getting the Most Out of Your Digital SLR Camera" teaches these skills in the real-world settings that you will use them in, whether you're documenting the first day of school or your annual summer vacation. You can work your way through the book from start to finish or pick and choose the topics that interest you. Either way, you'll discover how to get the most out of your digital SLR camera!

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781598635294
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
11/14/2008
Series:
Picture Yourself Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
265
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents


Introduction; Chapter 1: The Joy of Digital Photography; Chapter 2: The Digital SLR, Demystifying the Magic Black Box; Chapter 3: Basic Camera Technique for DSLRs; Chapter 4: Mastering Exposure and Contrast; Chapter 5: Lenses and Perspective: A Photographer's Point of View; Chapter 6: Capturing the Moment: Shutter Speed and Focus; Chapter 7: The Big Picture: Light, Color, and Composition; Chapter 8: Crafting Compositions: Putting It All Together; Chapter 9: A Day in the Life: Telling Stories with Pictures; Chapter 10: Images into Pictures: Processing and Printing Your Files; Chapter 11: The Digital Photo Album; Chapter 12: Beyond Printing; Multimedia Photography Using Slide Shows

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