Synopses & Reviews
Renowned photographer, and popular blogger, Tracey Clark, shows how each day of your life is full of photographic potential. Focusing on the moments that are most precious to us, she offers a host of creative ideas, technical tips, and inspirational shots, letting you grow in your photography and turn those instants - arrivals, departures, childhood and family gatherings - into beautiful, standout images that will stand the test of time. You will learn techniques to take photos: posing, processing, exposure, depth of field, through chapters based around moments - the opportunities you have to take pictures in. With a consumer DSLR, YOU can take portraits of your loved ones that equal the pros in technique, but also have a unique personality to them that the pros can never capture.
From Tracey Clark, the co-founder of the Shutter Sisters, whose latest collective offering, Expressive Photography, has sold 14,000 copies since October 2010.
Popular blogger and photographer with a huge following over 11,000 members in the Shutter Sisters Flickr group and the Shutter Sisters blog gets over 50,000 hits per month.
Perfect book for mothers with cameras a huge demographic that takes 35% more photos with their digital cameras than all other camera owners.
Turn the everyday into the extraordinary with Elevate the Everyday, renowned photographer and blogger Tracey Clark's guide to documenting motherhood. Focusing on the beauty of ordinary moments, Tracey offers inspirational ideas that will jumpstart your photographic energies and enable you to see your children and yourself in a new way through the lens of your camera. Each day of a mother's life is full of photographic potential, and Elevate the Everyday gives you the tools to take moments and situations that might be easily overlooked and turn them into memorable and lasting photographs. With a host of creative ideas, technical tips, poignant stories of motherhood, and inspirational images that go far beyond traditional posed shots, Tracey shows you how to unlock your creativity and document your everyday life. Accessible and encouraging, this book is for everyone who wants to document the special moments in their lives, camera in hand.