eBook Digital Photography: An Introduction, 4th Edition

  • Tom Ang
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  • ISBN-10: 1465412034
  • ISBN-13: 9781465412034
  • DDC: 771.4
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 224 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released October 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

Updated to include all of the latest cameras and equipment, Digital Photography: An Introduction (Fourth Edition) is the latest edition of Tom Ang's best-selling how-to for anyone interested in the art of digital photography. Make sure you're picture perfect with this concise and easy-to-use guide to digital photography from expert photographer and bestselling author Tom Ang. Understand what to look for when buying cameras, software, or accessories. Follow the essentials of good picture-taking and get expert tips on how to make the most of your digital images from covering the basics to image manipulation and special effects. Plus, "quick fix" pages on how to solve common problems mean your camera can learn to lie.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Frontispiece.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Core Skills.
2: Your First Pictures.
3: Picture Composition.
4: Focusing and Depth of Field.
5: Movement Blur.
6: Influencing Perspective.
7: Changing Viewpoints.
8: Quick Fix Leaning Buildings.
9: Quick Fix Facial Distortion.
10: Color Composition.
11: Exposure Control.
12: Low-Key Images.
13: Accessory Flash.
14: Quick Fix Electronic Flash.
15: Electronic Flash.
16: Photography Projects.
17: Abstract Imagery.
18: Architecture.
19: Documentary Photography.
20: Street Photography.
21: Vacations and Travel.
22: Weddings.
23: Children.
24: Landscapes.
25: Cityscapes.
26: Low-Light Photography.
27: Animals.
28: Panoramas.
29: Live Events.
30: Portraits.
31: Camera Phone Photography.
32: Image Development.
33: Workflow Essentials.
34: Downloading.
35: Image Management.
36: Capture Defects.
37: Color Management.
38: Cropping and Rotation.
39: Quick Fix Poor Subject Detail.
40: Quick Fix Poor Subject Color.
41: Levels.
42: Burning-in and Dodging.
43: Dust and Noise.
44: Sharpening.
45: Blurring.
46: Quick Fix Image Distractions.
47: White Balance.
48: Color Adjustments.
49: Saturation and Vibrance.
50: Manipulation Defects.
51: Curves.
52: Color to Black and White.
53: Vintage Effects.
54: Working with Raw.
55: Duotones.
56: Cross-Processing.
57: Tints from Color Originals.
58: High Dynamic Range.
59: Selecting Pixels.
60: Masks.
61: Quick Fix Removing Backgrounds.
62: Layer Blend Modes.
63: Cloning Techniques.
64: Simple Composite.
65: Image Stitching.
66: Buying Guide.
67: Camera Phones.
68: Compacts.
69: SLRs.
70: Choosing Lenses.
71: Photographic Accessories.
72: Digital Accessories.
73: Electronic Lighting.
74: Computers.
75: Computer Accessories.
76: Printers and Other Devices.
Index.
Acknowledgments.