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National Geographic Photography Field Guide : People and Portraits (02 Edition)

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From the institution that set the standard for exceptional photography comes the definitive how-to volume--fully revised and updated with the latest information. An updated, accessible guide to photography from two leading experts in the field, the National Geographic Photography Field Guide 2nd Edition appeals to both aficionados and amateurs with its encyclopedic coverage of everything from choosing film to virtual photography. Featuring up-to-the-minute information on new film, filters, cameras, lenses, and advances in digital photography as well as step-by-step instruction, this revised guide is an indispensable tool for creating superb pictures. Professional photographers Peter K. Burian and Robert Caputo reveal every secret and component involved in creating photos, including the basics of composition, color, and light; manipulating film, exposure, and shutter speeds; coping with situations from weather to fast-moving subjects; techniques for shooting architecture, close-ups, portraits, and underwater adventures; plus a new section explaining black and white photography--all in a user-friendly and easy-to-reference format. With exquisite images and useful tips from award-winning professionals, this inspiring and informative volume illustrates the keys to turning everyday situations into vibrant visual moments to cherish forever.

Synopsis:

In the spirit of the bestselling "National Geographic Photographic Field Guide" renowned photograher Robert Caputo offers the second specialized guidebook in National Geographic's new, standard-setting photography instruction series. 114 photos.

Synopsis:

How do you “freeze” your child in action on the soccer field? People & Portraits, the second in the new, information-packed National Geographic Photography Field Guide series, supplies the answer to this question and much more as readers discover the secrets that have made National Geographic photography so well known.

People & Portraits reveals the best angles, lighting, and lenses to capture candid photos and portraits of family, friends, and everyone else. How to evoke a subject’s true character on film, how to compose a formal family portrait—everything the reader needs to know about photographing people is in this book. Filled with easy-to-understand instructions from an accomplished National Geographic photographer, this guide will be accompanied by specialized volumes on wildlife, black and white, digital, adventure photography, and more. With the National Geographic Photography Field Guide series, novice to professional photographers will take the best pictures of their lives.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780792264996
Author:
Caputo, Robert
Author:
National Geographic Society
Author:
National Geographic Society
Author:
Burian, Peter K.
Publisher:
National Geographic Society
Location:
Washington, D.C.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
Photography
Subject:
Portraits
Subject:
Portrait photography
Subject:
General Photography
Subject:
Techniques - General
Subject:
Subjects & Themes - Portraits
Subject:
PHOTOGRAPHY / General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Series:
National Geographic Photography Field Guides
Series Volume:
72-67.
Publication Date:
March 2002
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
114 COLOR PHOTOS AND ILLUSTRAT
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
8.40x5.32x.31 in. .57 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , In the spirit of the bestselling "National Geographic Photographic Field Guide" renowned photograher Robert Caputo offers the second specialized guidebook in National Geographic's new, standard-setting photography instruction series. 114 photos.
"Synopsis" by ,

How do you “freeze” your child in action on the soccer field? People & Portraits, the second in the new, information-packed National Geographic Photography Field Guide series, supplies the answer to this question and much more as readers discover the secrets that have made National Geographic photography so well known.

People & Portraits reveals the best angles, lighting, and lenses to capture candid photos and portraits of family, friends, and everyone else. How to evoke a subject’s true character on film, how to compose a formal family portrait—everything the reader needs to know about photographing people is in this book. Filled with easy-to-understand instructions from an accomplished National Geographic photographer, this guide will be accompanied by specialized volumes on wildlife, black and white, digital, adventure photography, and more. With the National Geographic Photography Field Guide series, novice to professional photographers will take the best pictures of their lives.

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