Synopses & Reviews
Michael Freeman has a well-earned reputation for effectively explaining the concepts behind digital picture-taking. Here, he turns his attention to professionals and advanced hobbyists who need help moving to digital and mastering the latest technology. Taking into account contemporary cameras latest features, such as high resolution sensors, image stabilization, and dust reduction, Freeman thoroughly answers the most frequently asked questions about digital capture, storage, printers, and scanners. Photographers will learn the different file formats and how to save images for print and publishing on the web. Theyll explore valuable software tools and basic image processing programs that fix common problems, and see how to improve pictures using an assortment of cropping and filtering techniques. The smart, detailed advice will give photographers confidence as they enter the digital world.
Michael Freeman's popular Pro-Photographer's DSLR Handbook is now retitled and fully updated for the digital age! Freeman simply, clearly, and effectively lays out the concepts behind digital image-making, including all the technical and artistic fundamentals that turn good photos into great ones. He covers the latest cameras, accessories, and software programs; envisioning and capturing a scene; effectively handling workflow and editing; using special effects; printing and publishing; and much more..
About the Author
Michael Freeman is a renowned London-based international photographer and bestselling writer who specializes in travel, architecture, and Asian art. He has been principal photographer for Smithsonian
magazine for many years, and has also worked for Time-Life Books and Reader's Digest
. Freeman has written more than 20 photographic books, including such Lark Photography/Pixiq titles as The Complete Guide to Digital Photography, 5th Edition
, Michael Freeman's Top Digital Photography Tips
, The Complete Guide to Black & White Digital Photography
, and The Complete Guide to Light & Lighting in Digital Photography