Portraiture pocket guide – how to create memorable portrait photographs.

Good portraits reveal aspects of a person’s identity, attitude, and personality. Great portraits can reveal the “essence” of a person’s character.

Portraiture pocket guide shows you how to create memorable portrait photographs.

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Photo Review Jun-Aug 2022 Issue 92
Ralph Kerle’s extraordinary, unmanipulated abstract images. He sees what goes unnoticed by most of us.
Edwina Richards’ photography has strong common creative threads.
Sydney’s Circular Quay – a wealth of photo opportunities.
Benefits and pitfalls of 8k video.
Practical applications of bit depth and colour gamut.
Pros and cons of sky replacement software.
Plus Image Review, Net Effect, and more.
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This straightforward guide shows you how to bring out the best in your photos by setting up a “digital darkroom” for photo editing, printing and archiving.

High quality book design with sample images, starting with set-up advice for computer, monitor, printer, backup and archiving tools. We show you the key features to look for in a dedicated image editor, how to use photo editing tools effectively and how to work with raw files.

Digital Darkroom offers reliable advice on printer and ink types, paper options, optical brighteners, and other factors that affect the quality of your photo printing. We show you how to set up your printer and printer driver for optimum photo prints, including how to convert and print black and white photos.

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Easy to follow expert advice on how to bring your old photos back to life:
– best options for scan settings, image resolution and re-sizing;
– how to easily use photo editing software for Colour correction, Contrast adjustment, Sharpening, Dust and scratch removal, Clone stamp and Healing brush;
– identify when it’s better to use professional restoration services;
– best ways to store, organise, share and display your restored images.

High quality book design and insightful case studies with sample images to provide step by step fixes for the most common blemishes in old photographs.

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Low Light Photography 2nd Edition
This fully revised and updated pocket guide will teach you:
– the fundamentals of how to assess low light levels and balance aperture, shutter speed and ISO;
– surreal long exposure shots and sunset/sunrise images;
– mixed lighting plus on- and off-camera flash;
– recently introduced camera shooting modes that can produce clear and well-composed low light shots.

Knowing how to handle your camera in low light conditions is rewarding in itself and will improve your photographic technique in all shooting conditions.

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This handy guide teaches you how to let your photos tell the story; the best vantage points, creative angles and camera settings to capture superb, eye-catching images of your travel destinations.

Travel Photography covers everything from choosing the right camera gear through to tips on photographing scenery, cities, people pictures, close-ups, wildlife, and how to manage images as you travel.

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Photo Printing pocket guide – easy to follow, expert advice on how to print long-lasting, impactful images:
– how to choose the right printer and paper;
– printer and driver set up tips;
– how to balance colours and tones;
– colour management and soft proofing tips;
– how to control the differences between how an image appears on a screen and when it’s output to paper.
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This book covers all aspects of landscape photography, including expert advice on:

  • How to select the right gear for landscape photography;
  • Shooting and composition technique;
  • Preparation – how to create your own luck;
  • How to set your camera for success;
  • How to find your own landscape style;
  • Sharing and showcasing your photos.

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Learn how to become a skilled street photographer with this handy guide by Photo Review technical editor Margaret Brown.

Street Photography  pocket guide – expert, easy to follow advice on how to master the art of street photography:

– Best types of cameras and lenses for street photography
– What you can and can’t photograph
– Positioning, timing, zone focusing
– Framing your shot, single-frame/burst capture/4K
– How to develop your own street photography style

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