Written by Michael Freeman, one of the world's leading travel photographers, this portable mine of information takes a hands-on approach to travel photography. This book introduces the mind and educates the eye to see order where chaos may have been waiting for someone to simply see its composition, that before this book would be less apparent. Whether on a weekend city break or a month-long trekking vacation, this handy litle guide will be your indispensable companion. The spine may show signs of wear. Design is not a new subject for me, I have a degree from Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising. All in all, this is a very worthwhile book - not just if you are going on the trip of a lifetime, but really any trip. Now it's up to me.
I will agree with gerdez in the choice of this book plus Understanding Exposure. Make sure to read the photo captions, because a lot of the good information is there rather than in the main text. Freeman offers five tips on avoiding the photographic cliche. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Indoors or outdoors, it makes no difference as you will be exposed to new ways of thinking when it comes to photographing that city square, beach, local persona. I'm glad you reconsidered and gave it a 9 of 10.
Bud has accepted those stories as literally true and uses them as guides through a world often harsh and inscrutable. He was born in England in 1945, took a Masters in geography at Brasenose College, Oxford University, and then worked in advertising in London for six years. Composition and Design for Better Digital Photos, 1st Edition By Design is the single most important factor in creating a successful photograph. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. With other books, one gets rote answers to which lens is used for what purpose, etc.
He discusses using color, and how colors combine and contrast. Alongside the work of author Michael Freeman, you'll find the classic photography of renowned black and white photographers such as Ansel Adams, Ian Berry, Bill Brandt, Edward Curtis, Brett Weston and Edward Weston. Now published in sixteen languages, The Photographer's Eye continues to speak to photographers everywhere. Now published in sixteen languages, The Photographer's Eye continues to speak to photographers everywhere. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied.
Now published in sixteen languages, The Photographer's Eye continues to speak to photographers everywhere. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. With advice on lighting, shooting, conversion, and post-production, this is know-how that no photographer can afford to be without. August 19, 2008 08:16 am Hi, I recently came across this website and wow what a plethora of great information. It discusses composition; how photographs should be laid out, how you should frame your pictures. Darren, I've gotten a lot of useful information from here.
This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. There is even a section on reworking cliches, so you can visit the much-photographed sites of the world and come away with something truly unique. This is a great site!!! The ability to see the potential for a strong picture, then to organise the graphic elements into an effective, compelling composition has always been one of the critical skills in making photographs. Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Drawing on four decades of working with light, Michael Freeman takes a simple but practical approach to interpreting, reacting to, and capturing photography's most valuable commodity. I particularly like that this book is not just about theory or compositional rules — but challenges the reader to look at their own intentions and processes. No final statement something to wrap things up in the book, so that was a disappointment again.
A photographer's eye view of the flowers of Northern Cyprus This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. Design Basics with sections on contrast, pattern and texture, balance, visual weight etc 3. Prices, specifications, and images are subject to change without notice. The images in this book compliment the words very well. I have become a convert for the most part to this form of photographic exposure 'calculation' in the digital realm.
The chapters include: Expanding Your Vision Elements of Design Composition The Magic of Light The photos and text are written from his viewpoint of the thought process prior to taking the picture. Lighting, technical information, and creative inspiration are discussed side-by-side in this essential guide for understanding exposure - the most fundamental aspect of photography. He wrote more than 100 book titles. Inspired by the structure of a college course and the benefits of collective learning, in-depth lessons are punctuated by shooting challenges, encouraging you to get out and practice your new skills. The content is divided into 5 sections: Preparation, On the Road, Subjects, Themes and Reference, offering a comprehensive guide to planning and executing your trip.
He looks at shapes and lines, and how they can be either boring or interesting in pictures you shoot. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Taking photos that really capture the essence of your time away is a real skill, and swamped with a multitude of choices, it can be hard to organize your time and focus on the shots that really matter. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.
. I'm only at the second chapter as I don't have much spare time to read, and at first I read Understanding Exposure. Trask joined the Raiders as an intern during law school after the team moved from Oakland to Los Angeles - the position the result of a cold call she made to the team. In the sequel, The Photographer's Mind, he explained the way that professional photographers think a picture through before taking it. Probably you won't notice it if your native language is the english one. Bud's quest puts him in contact with eccentrics such as the hard-drinking storyteller Tom Flaherty; a cynical Chicago sportswriter known on the north side as The Pariah; and Pierce's former teammate Rabbi Levine. None of them know the whereabouts of the man, and Bud fears that he will never find the object of his search.