The new photographer first learns the secrets of the camera's make-up and its use. Then, all the most popular photographic subjects are covered in 65 easy-to-follow projects, beginning with how to put together the components of a picture, and how to make the most of lighting. With the skills the beginner learns how to photograph nature, still life and dramatic landscapes, to tackle cityscapes, action and architecture shots, to capture candid portraits and to experiment with the range of possibilities in black and white photography.
A section on how to process and print photographs is included, showing how to set up a darkroom, and is followed by a technical guide offering quick-reference data and advice on identifying and solving picture-taking problems from finished prints.
|Publisher:||Reed Travel Group Airline Division|
|Edition description:||Older Edition|
|Product dimensions:||7.93(w) x 11.76(h) x 0.82(d)|
Table of Contents
How to Use a Camera; Projects: Elements of Picture Design; Exposure and Lighting; Landscape and Nature; Close-Up Photography; Architecture and City Life; People and Portraits; Black and White Photography; Still Life; Sport and Action; Assignments; Special Situations; Processing and Printing; Technical Guide; Glossary ; Index; Acknowledgements