Synopses & Reviews
Hailed by American Photographer as "the master of the closeup", one of the country's foremost nature photographers offers the first book to apply closeup techniques to the subject of nature. 190 full-color and 20 black-and-white illustrations.
An illustrated book discussing the basic technical considerations to be applied to outdoor close-up nature photography. Specific techniques and equipment applications include lens extension with tubes and bellows, macro lenses, tele-converters, flash and lighting.
One of the country's foremost nature photographers offers closeup techniques and covers exposure, equipment and composition along with special equipments and lenses.
About the Author
John Shaw is one of the world's leading nature photographers and the author of many enduring bestselling books. His photographs are frequently featured in National Wildlife, Outdoor Photographer, Natural History, Sierra, and Audubon magazines, as well as in calendars, books, and advertisements. He lives in Colorado Springs.