Synopses & Reviews
Authoritative and easy-to-understand, John Hedgecoe's New Manual of Photography features practical advice on every element of the photographic process, from how to choose the right equipment and specialist techniques to inspirational guidance on the art of creative composition.
The most up-to-date, comprehensive, and practical guide to the art of good photography, this book teaches every skill a photographer will need, from the most basic to the most advanced.
Table of Contents
The camera -- What is a camera -- Choosing a camera -- The elements of photography -- Lenses -- Focusing -- Exposure -- Depth of field -- Shutter speeds -- Film -- Lighting -- The art of good photography -- Composition -- Color -- Special projects -- Still-life -- Portraits and people -- Architecture -- The natural world -- Animals -- Sports -- Advanced photography -- The studio -- Specialized techniques -- Post production -- The darkroom -- Digital imaging.