4735 books for genre «Photography»

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This version of Oscar Wilde's only published novel has been especially formatted for the latest e-­readers. The text first appeared as the lead story in Lippincott's Monthly Magazine on 20 June 1890, printed as the July 1890 issue of this magazine. The title of the book is often translated The Portrait of Dorian Gray, however This version remains true to the original. The novel tells of a young man named Dorian Gray, the subject of a painting by artist Basil Hallward. Basil is impressed by Dorian's beauty and becomes infatuated with him, believing his beauty is responsible for a new mode in his art. Dorian meets Lord Henry Wotton, a friend of Basil's, and becomes enthralled by Lord Henry's world view. Espousing a new hedonism, Lord Henry suggests the only things worth pursuing in life are beauty and fulfillment of the senses. Realizing that one day his beauty will fade, Dorian expresses his desire to sell his soul to ensure the portrait Basil has painted would age rather than . . .

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Many photographers struggle with a mundane portfolio of work that lacks true impact. This book is a remedy for the “average” portfolio, and will enable portrait, wedding, or fashion photographers to create a portfolio of compelling images that is sure to help them differentiate themselves from the competition. Many existing books use bland imagery simply to prove a technical point, while many fine art books are filled with beautiful imagery, but contain minimal (if any) educational insights and also have no relevancy to most working photographers. This book blends both: inspiration and education that photographers can take to the bank as they create images that attract potential clients. provides 52 weekly challenges that push photographers to experiment with new concepts, techniques, and post-­processing tools, culminating in a unique and eye-­catching portfolio. The challenges encourage and invite the reader to put the knowledge and inspiration of the book into practice, helping . . .

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Whether it's your first dSLR, your first Canon camera, or simply a new tool for your photography, your Canon Rebel T3i/600D has countless capabilities and you'll want to understand them all. This book covers all the dials, menus, and controls, showing you how to use each one. It explains how to change and use various lenses and offers advice on exposure, focus, printing, using flash, sharing photos online, and much more, all with plenty of full-­color examples to show what you can achieve. This fun and friendly book helps you to quickly and confidently take advantage of the many creative possibilities offered by your new Canon camera.

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UPDATED FOR ALL EDITIONS of HERO3+ and HERO3 CAMERAS. This is the perfect guide book for Adventure Sports enthusiasts who want to learn how to use their GoPro HERO3+ or HERO3 cameras to get great videos and photos. With more than 100+ images, this book provides clear, step-­by-­step lessons to get you out there using your GoPro camera to document your adventures.

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The Nikon D7100 is an ideal camera for beginning photographers who may lack structured photography training but are still eager and determined to take great photos. And that?­s where this fun-­and-­friendly guide comes in handy! Packed with more than 300 full-­color photos, this introductory guide begins by helping you get a feel for the camera, get comfortable shooting in auto mode, managing playback options, and handle basic troubleshooting strategies. Veteran author Julie Adair King walks you through the D7100's features and encourages you to take creative control so that you can start capturing stunning pictures immediately. helps you get a grasp on your camera's controls so you can start taking memorable photos today!

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Having already taught you how to compose and interpret great photos, Michael Freeman now continues his best-­selling series by exploring the most successful methods for presenting photography meaningfully and in an engaging format. This is the critical “next step” that separates adequate image galleries from captivating collections – and disinterested viewers from enthralled audiences. Tapping into his decades of experience shooting for such publications as Smithsonian, GEO, and Condé Nast Traveller (among many others), Michael Freeman studies the photo-­essay phenomenon that took the world by storm and gave storytellers a completely new set of tools to construct their narratives. Having established how rhythm, pacing, and careful organisation build tension and cultivate interest, Freeman goes on to explain what this means for presenting your own photos, particularly in the new digital formats of online galleries, slideshows, and tablets. The Photographer’s Story will enliven your . . .

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Adobe Photoshop is the industry leading image-­editing program for digital photographers, graphic designers, and web developers, and the newest version includes even more great tools to manage and enhance your images. Written by a team of experts, this book-­and-­DVD package delivers full-­color, step-­by-­step instructions that make learning Photoshop easy to understand. You'll explore how to work with layers, use filters, and create images for web and video, and much more. The video training complements the book, allowing you to learn at your own pace, and, ultimately, enhancing your entire learning experience. • Encourages you to discover essential skills and explore new features and capabilities of Photoshop CC (Creative Cloud) • Includes step-­by-­step instructions for each lesson, along with lesson files and video tutorials that complement the featured topics • Covers Adobe Bridge, Camera RAW, masks and layers, painting and retouching, and selections and layers takes you from the . . .

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Now that you’ve bought that amazing Sony NEX-­6, you need a guide that goes beyond the camera manual to show you exactly how to take great pictures. With Sony NEX-­6: From Snapshots to Great Shots, you get the perfect blend of photography instruction that will take your images to the next level. Follow along with your friendly and knowledgeable guide, pro photographer Jerod Foster, and you will: Beautifully illustrated with large, vibrant photos, this guide teaches you how to take control of your photography to get the image you want every time.

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From magazine ads to web applications, this instructive handbook details the ever-­expanding area of product photography and discusses the unique skills required to be successful. Beginning with the basics for creating professional-­looking shots, the qualities of light and the rendering of color and texture are covered while the tools to be used for controlling those qualities is explained through a step-­by-­step lighting setup. The latter half of this guide compiles images created on actual assignments, depicting a variety of products photographed in a range of settings. Each image is accompanied by a discussion of the client’s intent and the realization of those objectives. Offering procedural images, diagrams, and set-­up shots to illustrate the addition and modification of light sources, problems can be identified and corrected on-­set making this an invaluable tool for amateur and professional photographers alike.

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