The classic guide. Now, the very best step-by-step course, created by the world’s best-selling photographer, is revised, updated, and even better than ever.
“An excellent way of teaching the technical aspects of photography through hands-on exercises. A first-rate addition to all collections.”—Library Journal
“Hedgecoe has revolutionized photo books....Highly recommended.”—Popular Photography
The new and updated edition of John Hedgecoe’s perennial bestseller offers more than ever before. It features over 70 projects, all lavishly illustrated in color, that provide both beginners and experienced photographers with a steadily growing command of skills. The technical sections cover everything from choosing equipment to working with advanced technology. And, for the first time, Hedgecoe provides a full rundown of the most up-to-date digital gear, from file format and printing to adjusting exposure and securing the right digital manipulation package. Photographers will find this easy to use, illuminating, and the key to becoming better at their craft—whether they’re shooting portraits, figures in movement, landscapes, still lifes, or any subject at all.