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The Beginner's photography guide : [the ultimate step-by-step manual for getting the most from your digital camera] / [written by Chris Gatcum].

Gatcum, Chris. (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781465408457
  • ISBN: 1465408452
  • Physical Description: 192 p. : col. photos ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st American ed.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Pub., c2013.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Subtitle from cover.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Equipment -- Exposure -- Focusing -- Lenses -- Available light -- Flash -- Image enhancement.
Summary, etc.:
Presents step-by-step digital SLR camera basics, while introducing and demonstrating a wide variety of techniques.
Subject: Photography.

  • Baker & Taylor
    Provides practical advice on the techniques of digital photography, with information on such topics as equipment, exposure, focusing, lenses, light, flash, and image enhancement.
  • Book News
    This guide teaches beginning photographers about digital photography. It offers step-by-step tutorials using Canon and Nikon digital single lens reflex (DSLR) cameras, overviews of topics, and specific discussion of aspects of photography related to equipment, exposure, focusing, lenses, available light, flash, and image enhancement, in addition to many color examples. Annotation ©2013 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
  • Dorling Kindersley Pub

    In contrast to the jargon-filled manuals that come with most digital cameras, The Beginner's Photography Guide presents step-by-step digital slr camera basics, while introducing and demonstrating a wide variety of techniques that will inspire the novice digital photographer.

    Grouped together by themes — color, composition, natural light, framing, and more — each camera technique is broken down into an easy-to-follow step-by-step sequence, and features annotated photographs and suggestions on getting the best from digital slr cameras and taking eye-catching photos.

  • Penguin Putnam
    In contrast to the jargon-filled manuals that come with most digital cameras,The Beginner's Photography Guide presents step-by-step digital slr camera basics, while introducing and demonstrating a wide variety of techniques that will inspire the novice digital photographer.

    Grouped together by themes — color, composition, natural light, framing, and more — each camera technique is broken down into an easy-to-follow step-by-step sequence, and features annotated photographs and suggestions on getting the best from digital slr cameras and taking eye-catching photos.

  • Random House, Inc.
    In contrast to the jargon-filled manuals that come with most digital cameras,The Beginner's Photography Guide presents step-by-step digital slr camera basics, while introducing and demonstrating a wide variety of techniques that will inspire the novice digital photographer.

    Grouped together by themes — color, composition, natural light, framing, and more — each camera technique is broken down into an easy-to-follow step-by-step sequence, and features annotated photographs and suggestions on getting the best from digital slr cameras and taking eye-catching photos.


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