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John Shaw's guide to digital nature photography : John Shaw

Shaw, John, 1944- (author).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Joseph & Elizabeth Shaw Public Library 778.93 SHAW (Text) 39636100421904 Adult Nonfiction Checked Out 01/30/2021
  In memory of Pat Kline presented by the Shaw Public Library Family.

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  • ISBN: 9780770434984
  • ISBN: 0770434983
  • Physical Description: xii, 225 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: First edition
  • Publisher: Berkeley : Amphoto Books, 2015.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index
Formatted Contents Note:
Gear. Which Camera? -- Setting up your camera -- Tripods and heads -- Filters -- Flash -- Getting started. Working in stops -- Exposure modes -- Metering and metering patterns -- Manual exposure -- Autoexposure and exposure compensation -- Proper exposure and histograms -- High ISO -- Lenses. What lenses do -- Focal lengths -- Depth of field -- Focusing a lens -- Zoom lenses or fixed-focal-length lenses -- Teleconverters -- Tilt/Shift (T/S) lenses -- Chromatic aberration -- Composition. Learning to see photo-graphically -- Lighting -- Vertical or horizontal? -- Framing and placement -- Working a subject -- Close-ups. Defining a close-up -- Working distance and background coverage -- Making lenses focus closer -- Macro lenses -- Close-up flash -- The photographer at work. My personal field gear -- Changing my camera settings -- Working in the field -- Working in the digital darkroom
Summary, etc.:
"Shaw provides in-depth advice on everything from equipment and lenses, composition, and close-ups, to up-to-date information on software filtration and the histogram. In addition, he offers inspirational and frank insight that goes far beyond the nuts and bolts of photography, explaining that successful photos come from having a vision, practicing, and then acquiring the equipment needed to accomplish the intention. Easily digestible and useful for every type of photographer"--Publisher's description
Subject: Nature photography
Photography > Digital techniques

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