Collins Complete Photography Course


Author: John Garrett,Graeme Harris

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007372523

Category: Photography

Page: 192

View: 4427

A practical, affordable and accessible home photography tutor. This inspiring project-based course book covers everything from basic composition to the latest digital darkroom techniques.

Collins Complete Photography Projects


Author: John Garrett,Harris

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007509278

Category: Photography

Page: 256

View: 7672

The book all amateur digital photographers need – learn how to take the perfect photograph every time, from the authors of the bestselling Collins Complete Photography Course.

The Complete Photographer


Author: Tom Ang

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 0756672619

Category: Photography

Page: 400

View: 8121

Following Tom Ang's Digital Photography Masterclass, The Complete Photographer encourages you to explore and experiment with different photography approaches, hone your skills, and find your own personal style. Tom Ang's tutorials are presented in a highly visual, logical way that makes concepts easy to grasp. Images are grouped together to reveal how different approaches to the same subject can produce dramatically different results. Individual images are analyzed to show why they are successful, and how specific effects are achieved. Side-by-side comparisons highlight common problems and show how to avoid them. Each tutorial includes an assignment that encourages the reader to experiment, think outside the box, and practice new skills. The Complete Photographer will provide inspiration and be a beautiful book to look at, as well as delivering engaging, hardworking content that unlocks the secrets of success for the reader and provides a fascinating insight into the techniques of the professionals.

Complete Digital Photography, 9th Edition


Author: Ben Long

Publisher: CDP Press LLC

ISBN: 1732636915

Category: Photography

Page: 416

View: 9184

In this newly updated, ninth edition of the best-selling photography book—in print since 1999—Ben Long guides you through the creative and challenging world of digital photography. Complete Digital Photography 9 has everything you need to know to create great photos: from how to master your camera, to learning about composition, lighting, image editing, workflow and output. Ben also includes a number of shooting exercises in the front part of the book to help you get comfortable with photographic techniques, and there are extensive step-by-step tutorials designed to help you master image editing in Adobe Lightroom, Photoshop and other apps. With Ben’s easy-going, comprehensive teaching style, you’ll be amazed at the results you get from Complete Digital Photography.

John Hedgecoe's Complete Guide to Photography


Author: John Hedgecoe

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781855851955

Category: Photography

Page: 224

View: 2483

In this step-by-step course the author shares his fund of knowledge, acquired over 30 years as a professional photographer. The book is planned around 70 projects to provide the reader with a steadily-growing command of the subject, building up from a basic understanding of how the camera works towards a mastery of advanced techniques. The aim is to teach only what the reader needs to know at each stage, with technical information introduced progressively, to avoid unnecessary and confusing detail. The advice is intended for use with the latest compact cameras as well as with SLRs.

Curtain Style

A Complete Step by Step Course with 15 Projects


Author: Caroline Wrey

Publisher: Franz Steiner Verlag

ISBN: 9781855854857

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 8146

For the first time, best-selling author Caroline Wrey shows how to make her elegant curtains using full-colour step-by-step photography. You can actually see what she is doing and how she uses tried and tested methods to ensure a professional result every time. Whether you are a complete beginner or a more experienced stitcher, the instructions given tell you everything you need to know about curtain making, from the type of fabric to the best window to hang it from. She shows how to make everything from a simple tab-headed curtain to stately swags and tails, a French-pleated pelmet to a Roman blind, with every part of the process clearly photographed. In addition, each section has a variety of inspirational, real-world photographs giving a wealth of ideas on how to choose the right treatment for your particular type of home.

Chinese Brush Painting

A Complete Course in Traditional and Modern Techniques


Author: Jane Evans

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486136833

Category: Art

Page: 144

View: 9587

"How-to" manual provides all levels of students with detailed methods for painting such simple subjects as bamboo and plum blossoms as well as more ambitious motifs. 150 illustrations, including 82 in full color.

Digital Manipulation Basics


Author: Les Meehan

Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

ISBN: 9781843401698

Category: Photography

Page: 96

View: 6212

With its handy pocket-size format, colorful screen grabs, and helpful diagrams throughout, this timely guide for photographers offers a complete course in using commonly available computer software to improve and enhance digital photos. With a series of hands-on projects, Les Mehan, an experienced freelance photographer, teacher, and author of 3 previous photography books, shows both amateurs and professionals how to correct over-exposure, under-exposure, red-eye, and other common problems; how to create panoramas, photomontages, and surrealistic special effects; and how to use the computer’s full capabilities in hundreds of other ways, from printing and framing photos to preparing them for use on the Internet. This jargon-free manual will help anyone turn ordinary pictures into extraordinary ones.

The Complete Guide to Digital Color

Creative Use of Color in the Digital Arts


Author: Chris Linford

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 0060727934

Category: Computers

Page: 192

View: 5694

The Complete Guide to Digital Color is a highly accessible and beautifully designed book covering all aspects of using color for digital design.Clearly written and well illustrated, both text and examples lead the reader through a comprehensive course in cutting-edge digital color design. This guide gives students of digital design invaluable information about how color is managed and used by industry, covering vital aspects such as industry-standard color spaces, RGB CMYK, Lab, HSB and Indexed, Profile color management, file compression, measuring color gamuts and the use of color in digital photography. Digital Color demonstrates color differences through a series of exercises designed to illuminate this complex area and improve designers’ work in real commercial environments, with a distinct focus on the relationship between the art and science of color.