The Photographer's Lighting Toolbox

The Photographer's Lighting Toolbox

by Brian Stoppee
     
 

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An indispensable lighting reference you’ll refer to again and again
 
Photography is all about light, yet light remains one of the most confusing and intimidating topics for amateur photographers. The Photographer’s Lighting Toolbox is a complete introduction to lighting principles, gear, and techniques,

Overview

An indispensable lighting reference you’ll refer to again and again
 
Photography is all about light, yet light remains one of the most confusing and intimidating topics for amateur photographers. The Photographer’s Lighting Toolbox is a complete introduction to lighting principles, gear, and techniques, including:

   • the basics of exposure: metering, bracketing, exposure value, depth of field, and more
   • gear and techniques associated with the four main types of light: natural light, modified light, continuous light, and flash illumination
   • setups for a variety of lighting scenarios, from simple to complex, with foolproof diagrams showing what to put where 
 
With easy-to-grasp explanations of complex lighting concepts, clear lighting diagrams, and a thorough review of all the gear you’ll need, this is an indispensable reference for photographers of all levels interested in using light for more professional results.
 


From the Trade Paperback edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780817435851
Publisher:
Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony
Publication date:
04/12/2011
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
208
File size:
16 MB
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Meet the Author

BRIAN STOPPEE is a professional photographer and co-owner (with his wife Janet) of M2 Media Studios, Inc., based in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. He is co-author of The Photographer’s Guide to Using Light and Stoppees’ Guide to Photography & Light. He can be found at www.m2media.com.


From the Trade Paperback edition.

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