Digital Photographer's Handbook

Digital Photographer's Handbook

Published by DK

By Tom Ang

RRP: $24.95

Book description

Tom Ang's Digital Photographer's Handbook, 6th Edition is your ultimate guide to learning how to capture, enhance, and transform your photographs. This best-selling manual outlines key core techniques that every photographer needs to learn, building toward a series of projects you can use to practice and refine your skills so you can show off your images with confidence-every time.

Whether you need guidance on how to use a flash or want to remove backgrounds from your image, "quick fix" troubleshooting tips assist you with frequently encountered issues. A buying guide reveals capabilities and limitations of all types of cameras, from phones to dSLRs, so that you can be sure you are getting the most out of your technology all the way through to the printing stage.

DK's richly illustrative design and Ang's clear writing and direction blend together in this sixth edition of the best-selling Digital Photographer's Handbook to make stunning results achievable, whether you are a novice or a seasoned professional.

Author Bio:

Tom Ang is the author of more than 30 books, both in print and digital media. He serves as a juror on international competitions and was Senior Lecturer in Photographic Practices at the University of Westminster, London, for over 12 years. Tom has also worked as a technical editor for specialty photography magazines and has won the Thomas Cook Travel Book Award for his photographic coverage of the Marco Polo Expedition. He has presented two TV series on photography for the BBC and an award-winning series for Channel News Asia. www.tomang.com

Reviews:

"In Ang's hands, ordinary subjects... become fodder for a whole array of colorful and intimate still lifes, portraits, and captured moments that anyone can emulate with a little practice and honing of technique." - Booklist

"A digital imaging bible." - Outdoor Photographer