Professional Filter Techniques for Digital Photographers

Professional Filter Techniques for Digital Photographers

by Stan Sholik
     
 

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Providing total control of a photograph, this guidebook details camera filters and the simple, inexpensive ways they can be employed in order to move from simply taking pictures to capturing imaginative images. Discussing a vast array of filters—from screw-in and slide-on filters for traditional film cameras to the cutting edge, post-production software

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Providing total control of a photograph, this guidebook details camera filters and the simple, inexpensive ways they can be employed in order to move from simply taking pictures to capturing imaginative images. Discussing a vast array of filters—from screw-in and slide-on filters for traditional film cameras to the cutting edge, post-production software associated with digital cameras—photographers will find practical, professional advice alongside photo examples that illustrate the differences in every filtering decision. From manipulating flesh tones in portraits to color-balancing an architectural interior, this resource provides the methods to allow photographers to express their complete creative vision. Three helpful appendices—discussing light theory, how sensors record images, and metering systems—are also 

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PCPhoto
Tips for using on-camera filters, choosing a camera filter system, selecting different kinds of filters and more are explained.

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"Tips for using on-camera filters, choosing a camera filter system, selecting different kinds of filters and more are explained."  —PCPhoto

"Wonderfully illustrated book that's full of examples of why you should use camera filters with your D-SLR. This is a fun read for filter fans and those who wonder what the fuss is all about."  —Shutterbug

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781584283768
Publisher:
Amherst Media, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/01/2006
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
128
File size:
7 MB

Meet the Author

Stan Sholik is the coauthor of "Macro and Close-up Photography Handbook," "Master Guide to Digital SLR Cameras," and "Photographer's Filter Handbook" and his articles have appeared in "Peterson's Photographic," "Photo Lab Management," "Professional Photographer," and "View Camera." He has worked as a professional photographer for more than 30 years. He lives in Santa Ana, California.

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