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Digital photography is sweeping the country, and it’s easy to see why. You can take pictures of anything, do it quickly, see instantly what you got (or didn’t get), save only the stuff you like, and share your pictures as prints, on the Web, as a slideshow, or even on things like mugs and mousepads. A digital camera and the appropriate software let you
Digital photography is fun, but whether you’re an old hand at taking digital pictures or still picking out your first camera, there are plenty of times when you know what you want to do and just want to figure out how to do it, right now. That’s exactly what Digital Photography Just the Steps For Dummies helps you do. It’s designed so you can quickly find the task you want to perform and follow step-by-step instructions to get the job done, right now. Loaded with full-color photos to show you what you can do, Digital Photography Just the Steps For Dummies helps you
When you’re looking for a clear set of instructions so you can get results right away, you want a Just the Steps For Dummies book. With Digital Photography Just the Steps For Dummies, you’ll find everything quickly comes into focus!
Easy steps and full color photos help you take and print great shots.
Simple steps for great results . . .
Change a Photo to a Colored Pencil Drawing
Using artistic effects is a wonderful way to create paintings and drawings, even if you are not a graphic artist. In addition to the digital effects, the choice of paper and printing technique you use can add quality to the finished product.
Get Ready to:
Step by step to shooting, sprucing up and sharing great photos
Get That Group Shot
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About the Author
Frederic Jones, PhD, (Masters at FST/GTU, Masters/PhD(ABD) at Florida State Univ., PhD at International College), is an experienced multimedia artist, filmmaker, and author. He has written over 30 books including: How to do Everything with Digital Video (McGrawHill) and Desktop Digital Video (PrenticeHall), Sing to the Lord a New Song: Contemporary Songs, Rituals and Liturgy (Judith Jones, co-author, Speak from the Heart Press). He co-authored and produced, with Judith Jones, Beyond Time, a major CD-ROM game published by Virgin Interactive which sold over 400,000 copies worldwide. He has written, animated, and produced several international hit interactive CD-ROM children’s titles. He produced a number of videos for a wide variety of clients including: Herman Miller Corporation, Westinghouse, Lightolier, and so on. He is also a Christian pastor.
Table of Contents
Part I: Acquiring Digital Photos.
Chapter 1: Selecting a Camera and Accessories.
Chapter 2: Setting Up and Using the Camera.
Chapter 3: Snapping Digital Pictures.
Chapter 4: Viewing and Transferring Images.
Chapter 5: Digitizing Existing Pictures.
Part II: Editing and Enhancing Digital Photos.
Chapter 6: Manipulating Image Attributes.
Chapter 7: Fixing Common Image Problems.
Chapter 8: Repairing Digital Images.
Chapter 9: Adding Photo Editor Special Effects.
Chapter 10: Adding Photoshop Elements Effects.
Chapter 11: Using Layers.
Part III: Keeping and Sharing Your Photos.
Chapter 12: Choosing and Using a Printer.
Chapter 13: Organizing and Sharing Photos.
Part IV: Special Projects.
Chapter 14: Taking Close-Up Photos for eBay.
Chapter 15: Restoring Old Photos.
Chapter 16: Documenting Your Travels.
Chapter 17: Creative Mini-Projects.
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