Food Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots by Nicole S. Young

By Nicole S. Young

do you want support making your nutrition glance as scrumptious because it tastes? Are you a “foodie” hungry for extra tantalizing pictures of your culinary creations? Do you've a nutrition weblog that you’d wish to take to the subsequent point, with higher pictures and an improved enterprise method? Then this ebook is for you!

In nutrition images: From Snapshots to nice pictures, moment variation, photographer Nicole younger returns to dish up the fundamentals on every thing you must be aware of to make nice meals photos, from getting the ideal digicam gear to gaining knowledge of the main photographic rules of aperture, ISO, and shutter velocity. She deals tips about styling foodstuff utilizing props, materials, and tabletops; and she or he explains the best way to increase your images via modifying after the shoot.

This re-creation good points many brand-new photos and examples, observed by means of updated discussions on attaining solid lighting fixtures and composition. moreover Nicole covers advancements within the that experience emerged because the e-book of the 1st variation, akin to the access of mirrorless cameras at the scene, and extra. She additionally offers a new post-processing part concentrating on Photoshop Lightroom, displaying easy methods to increase your images via polishing, colour enhancement, and different modifying strategies.

Beautifully illustrated with huge, brilliant pictures, this booklet bargains the sensible suggestion and professional taking pictures counsel you must get the foodstuff photographs you will have each time you decide up your camera.

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Travel and Street Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots by John Batdorff

By John Batdorff

even if you’re heading to Paris or San Francisco, Patagonia or Yosemite, you would like a publication that is going past the digicam handbook to coach you ways to take nice pictures. This advisor by way of seasoned photographer John Batdorff can assist you triumph over the basics of shuttle and highway images and seize gorgeous pictures.

Batdorff begins with the basics–composition, gentle, and exposure–and the right way to plan and pack definitely the right apparatus for various different types of taking pictures stipulations. He additionally covers the entire key digicam features that have an effect on your image. Once you’ve captured these photographs, John takes you step by step via a good workflow in Lightroom to prepare your pictures and strengthen your individual own type.

This advisor is for beginning-to-intermediate electronic photographers to appreciate the fundamentals and convey their very own designated creative expression to any scenario even if you’re taking landscapes, cityscapes, snap shots, or food and drinks photographs.

Beautifully illustrated with huge, compelling images, this ebook teaches you the way to take regulate of your images to get the picture you will have at any time when you close up your digital camera and take it at the street.


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All Access: Your Backstage Pass to Concert Photography by Alan Hess

By Alan Hess

Advice, concept, and perception for taking notable live performance photos

Concert images poses a different set of demanding situations to photographers, together with evening or low-light, inconsistent level lights, a relocating subject material, obstacles on vantage element, advanced publicity events, and no likelihood for re-takes. Compounded with these hurdles is a scarcity of assets in this subject?until now. All entry: Your behind the curtain go to live performance Photography fills this hole and gives you with the entire info you want to understand, from selecting the right equipment and digicam settings to negotiating rights to submit or proportion images in addition to how one can most sensible edit your pictures in post-production.

  • Reveals crucial thoughts and useful top practices for facing the original demanding situations of live performance photography
  • Features greater than 2 hundred lovely live performance pictures to encourage you and illustrate the information and methods the writer describes
  • Written by means of skilled writer and famous live performance photographer Alan Hess

All entry: Your behind the curtain cross to live performance Photography is a perfect source while you're decided to profit the talents essential to seize transparent, well-composed, and professional-level live performance photos.

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The Adobe Photoshop CC Book for Digital Photographers (2017 by Scott Kelby

By Scott Kelby

This is the publication of the published e-book and should now not comprise any media, site entry codes, or print vitamins that could come packaged with the sure book.




Scott Kelby, Editor and writer of Photoshop User magazine—and the best-selling images thoughts writer on the earth today—once back takes this e-book to a complete new point as he uncovers extra of the most recent, most crucial, and most beneficial Adobe Photoshop innovations for photographers.


This replace to his award-winning, record-breaking publication does anything for digital photographers that’s by no means been performed before—it cuts during the bull and indicates you precisely “how to do it.” It’s now not a number of concept; it doesn’t problem you to return up along with your personal settings or determine it out by yourself. in its place, Scott indicates you step-by-step the precise recommendations utilized by today’s state-of-the-art electronic photographers, and best of all, he indicates you flat-out precisely which settings to take advantage of, whilst to exploit them, and why.


LEARN HOW the professionals DO IT

The photographer’s workflow in Photoshop has developed significantly over the years, and during this present model of publication you’ll finally end up doing a lot of your processing and enhancing in Photoshop’s Adobe digicam uncooked characteristic (whether you shoot in uncooked, JPEG or TIFF—it works for all three). That’s simply because for years now, Adobe has been including so much of Photoshop’s new positive aspects for images at once into digicam uncooked itself. considering that today’s images workflow in Photoshop relies round digital camera uncooked, approximately one 3rd of this e-book is ready learning digicam uncooked like a professional. Plus, you’ll learn:


• The sprucing recommendations the professionals quite use.

• The professionals’ methods for solving the commonest electronic picture difficulties fast!

• The most respected retouching innovations for photographers, and the way to make “impossible” choices like wind-blown hair (it’s effortless, when you comprehend the secrets), and the way to exploit Layers like a professional.  

• How to seamlessly eliminate distracting junk out of your images.

• How to sew panoramas, tips on how to procedure HDR for a practical glance, and tips for pulling far more from your photographs than you ever dreamed possible.

• The newest Photoshop lighting tricks for photographers (there’s a whole chapter simply on these!).

• A host of shortcuts, workarounds, and slick “insider” tips to ship your productivity in the course of the roof!


Scott features a designated bankruptcy together with his personal workflow, from begin to finish, plus, each one bankruptcy ends with a Photoshop Killer suggestions part, filled with time-saving, job-saving information that make the entire distinction. He additionally presents 4 bonus chapters, in addition to the pictures utilized in the booklet for obtain so that you can stick to correct alongside. If you’re able to learn all the “tricks of the trade”—the similar ones that today’s prime execs use to right, edit, retouch, and sharpen their work—then you’re keeping the e-book that may just do that.

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Focus On Close-Up and Macro Photography (Focus On series): by Clive Branson

By Clive Branson

Want to get the simplest from your camera? no longer really convinced the best way to seize up-close photographs? wish effortless to stick to, professional recommendation at the most sensible how one can creatively seize macro photographs you'll be pleased with?

This is your price ticket to head past a image to create an outstanding paintings print that you will be so pleased with. Macro and close-up images includes a special ability set when it comes to publicity, lighting fixtures, and naturally, composition particularly. you could take a brief picture of a sunflower on your again backyard that might glance mundane and ordinary otherwise you may possibly methods to take an image of only a a part of it-up close-and create a piece of artwork. permit this booklet be your consultant!

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The Photoshop Elements 14 Book for Digital Photographers by Scott Kelby

By Scott Kelby

ARE you prepared FOR AN parts ebook THAT BREAKS the entire RULES?

This booklet breaks new flooring through doing anything for electronic photographers that’s by no means been performed before–it cuts in the course of the bull and exhibits you precisely “how to do it.” It’s no longer a host of idea; it doesn’t problem you to come back up together with your personal settings or determine issues out by yourself. in its place, it does anything that almost no different components booklet has ever done–it tells you flat-out which settings to exploit, whilst to take advantage of them, and why.

If you’re searching for a type of “tell-me-everything-about-the-Unsharp-Mask-filter” books, this isn’t it. you could seize the other components booklet at the shelf, simply because all of them do this. as an alternative, this booklet can provide the interior assistance and tips of the alternate for organizing, correcting, modifying, polishing, retouching, and printing your pictures like a professional. You’ll be totally surprised at how effortless and potent those options are–once you recognize the secrets.

LEARN HOW the professionals DO IT
Each 12 months we teach millions of electronic photographers and, virtually with out exception, they've got an analogous questions and face an analogous problems–that’s precisely what we hide during this booklet. You’ll learn:

    •    The actual secrets and techniques of ways the professionals retouch portraits
    •    How to liberate the facility of layers (you’ll be surprised at how effortless it is!)
    •    How to take advantage of digicam uncooked for processing not just uncooked images, yet JPEGs,
    •    TIFFs, and PSDs, too! (And you’ll study why such a lot of execs love it best–because it’s speedier and easier)
    •    The sprucing thoughts the professionals rather use (there’s a complete bankruptcy simply on this!)
    •    How to accommodate universal digicam photo difficulties, together with brightening humans in darkish shadows and getting the simplest colour possible
    •    The so much asked photographic lighting tricks, and lots more and plenty more!

Although components 14 deals a few electronic images gains that Photoshop CC doesn’t provide, there are many gains that Photoshop CC has that components 14 nonetheless doesn’t have (things like channels, HDR, etc.). yet during this publication, you’ll study a few slick workarounds, cheats, and a few rather creative how one can mirror a lot of these Photoshop gains from correct inside components. Plus, you could keep on with in addition to all of the photos utilized in the publication, to be had for obtain at the book’s better half webpage.

Since this booklet is designed for photographers, it doesn’t waste a while speaking approximately what a pixel is, tips to body a shot, set your publicity, etc., and there’s no discuss which digital camera or printer to shop for. It’s all parts, step-by-step, conceal to hide, within the basically ebook of its sort, and you’re gonna love it!

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Digital Landscape Photography: In the Footsteps of Ansel by Michael Frye

By Michael Frye

Updated, elevated, and overlaying the most recent software program, this re-creation of the bestselling electronic panorama images brings the superb ideas pioneered through Ansel Adams and his contemporaries to each electronic photographer.

Ansel Adams' imagery - specifically his iconic imaginative and prescient of the yank nationwide Parks - is extensively released and immediately recognisable. Many photographers could have heard of his popular sector process, yet that's simply the end of the iceberg; his exceptional consciousness to element, which as soon as required hours within the darkroom with expert instruments, is eventually available to all.

Michael Frye's personal images offers many beautiful examples of the implications that may be completed, and as one in every of Adams' typical successors within the box, he's good positioned to examine the various inspirational photographs from the good masters of panorama images. Combining the leading edge of contemporary electronic paintings with the various best-known photographs ever taken, this publication a must-read for any panorama or nature photographer.

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Photoshop CC Essentials for Photographers: Chelsea & Tony by Tony Northrup,Chelsea Northrup

By Tony Northrup,Chelsea Northrup

This video e-book will quick educate you what each photographer must learn about Photoshop CC, including:

* elimination blemishes and distractions
* developing outstanding, natural-looking portraits
* altering the colour of garments and hair
* altering the form of our bodies and objects
* utilizing layers, adjustment layers, and masks
* exchanging skies and backgrounds
* Straightening strains and buildings
* Compositing a number of pictures together
* altering facial expressions and poses
* growing advanced decisions and masks
* developing panoramas
* developing activities to automate tasks
* settling on the simplest picture formats
* Customizing and configuring Photoshop CC

Tony & Chelsea transcend educating you the way to exploit Photoshop; they educate you why and while to take advantage of each one function to create beautiful, typical pictures. while Photoshop isn’t the simplest device, they recommend different alternatives.

Combining some great benefits of video education and publication studying, this video publication offers over 10 hours of video and dozens of pictures to perform with. in case you examine greater with video, watch the video education and confer with the publication for fast reference. For top effects, stroll via each one strategy within the publication utilizing the supplied pattern photos. Then, watch the movies to profit extra complicated and creative thoughts. in the event you nonetheless have questions, or wish peer evaluation, subscribe to our Photoshop staff on fb and get suggestions from different Photoshop users.

Tony and Chelsea conceal each point of Photoshop in-depth, yet constitution their educating in order that either newbie and complex photographers can examine as successfully as attainable. should you simply need a speedy commence, you could watch the 1st video or learn the 1st bankruptcy and you can recognize the fundamentals of photograph enhancing in under an hour. in an effort to recognize extra a couple of particular characteristic, swap to that video or leap to that bankruptcy within the book. a good way to understand every thing approximately Photoshop, watch the video clips and browse the booklet from begin to finish.

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The Art of HDR Photography by David Pereira

By David Pereira

during this publication, David Pereira leads you on an edifying and encouraging trip into the depths of the HDR photographer’s electronic darkroom. via his lucid, intensive, and step by step tutorials on HDR, you'll speedy grasp the fundamental materials of professional-looking HDR photographs, whereas studying how one can surmount the typical pitfalls of HDR images that stymie so much newbies. the very best HDR courses corresponding to Photomatix and HDR Efex are mentioned intimately. in addition, whole chapters dedicated to tutorials on picture manipulation through layers in Photoshop will remodel you right into a grasp electronic artist, in a position to harnessing the ability of Photoshop, no matter if you don't have any past wisdom of it. Separate chapters at the intricacies of Composition and colour thought will type you right into a consummate photographer, able to framing landscapes with a photographer’s eye for max evocative energy. eventually, a complete bankruptcy is dedicated to the nuances of colour administration, in order that your prints fit what you spot on-screen. To best it off, all the uncooked images utilized by the writer to create HDR photos can be found for obtain on his web site,

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Shoot Sexy: Pinup Photography in the Digital Age by Ryan Armbrust

By Ryan Armbrust

The pinup glance made well-known on WWII bombers and within the Nineteen Fifties has develop into a undying vintage that's now present process a revival via electronic images. along the speedy development of the Boudoir style - additionally coated during this booklet - the unfashionable pinup glance is an more and more well known request from consumers. This ebook will convey you all how one can in achieving it, even if you’re capturing professionally, or simply for fun.

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