eBook Digital Photography Through the Year, 1st Edition

  • Tom Ang
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  • ISBN-10: 1465411151
  • ISBN-13: 9781465411150
  • DDC: 770
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade +
  • 360 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

For anyone who's ever wondered what it takes to capture the nuances of a snowy landscape, to do justice to fall leaves, to catch reflections in a dewdrop, or to convey the exuberant joy of a summer picnic, Tom Ang's Digital Photography Through the Year is the essential companion to photography throughout the changing seasons. Divided into seasons, each chapter features spreads showing beautiful, evocative images, and provides details of how readers can recreate the look. With advice on which settings to use, overcoming potential challenges, dealing with tricky lighting situations, capturing and freezing movement, composing with color, and more, Tom's informal style makes stunning photographic results achievable for both the casual camera phone user and the SLR expert.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Midwinter.
2: Ice Formations.
3: Outdoor Portraits.
4: Frosty Mornings.
5: Party People.
6: A Walk in the Park.
7: Indoor Abstracts.
8: Cozy Interior.
9: Pets in Snow.
10: In the Winter Garden.
11: Indoor Child Portraits.
12: Woodland Shadows.
13: Exploring Technique: Balancing Color.
14: Late Winter.
15: Purple Twilight.
16: Snowstorms.
17: Outdoor Still Life.
18: Winter Wildlife.
19: Wintry Cityscapes.
20: Street Shadows.
21: Snow-Laden Trees.
22: Urban Decay.
23: City Bridges.
24: Snowy Sunsets.
25: City Lights.
26: Exploring Technique: Camera Modes.
27: Early Spring.
28: Down on the Farm.
29: Modes of Transportation.
30: Modern Architecture.
31: Railway Stations.
32: Architectural Details.
33: At the Animal Park.
34: Character Portraits.
35: Industrial Landscapes.
36: On the Move.
37: Light Trails.
38: New Growth.
39: Exploring Technique: Close-Up and Macro.
40: Mid-Spring.
41: Rainy Day.
42: Along the Riverbank.
43: Splash!.
44: Equine Portrait.
45: Changing Skies.
46: Birthday Parties.
47: Flower Fields.
48: Family Days Out.
49: Exploring Textures.
50: Seascapes.
51: Spring Blossom.
52: Exploring Technique: Depth of Field.
53: Late Spring.
54: Children Outdoors.
55: Spring Dew.
56: Working the Land.
57: Pond Life.
58: Waterfalls.
59: Cats and Dogs.
60: Lush Greenery.
61: Baby Portraits.
62: In the Night Garden.
63: Romantic Ruins.
64: Wedding Day.
65: Exploring Technique: Basic Image Adjustments.
66: Early Summer.
67: Eating Al Fresco.
68: Formal Garden.
69: At the Carnival.
70: Street Photography.
71: Mountain Scenery.
72: Bird Life.
73: Public Sculpture.
74: Travel Portrait.
75: Street Performers.
76: Garden Safari.
77: People Under Water.
78: Exploring Technique: Underwater Photography.
79: Midsummer.
80: Watersports.
81: Reflected City.
82: People at Work.
83: On Two Wheels.
84: Flowers in Close-Up.
85: Crop Fields.
86: Pets in Action.
87: Camping Vacations.
88: Pictures from a Plane.
89: At the Poolside.
90: Silhouettes.
91: Exploring Technique: Backlighting and Silhouettes.
92: Late Summer.
93: Fishing Harbor.
94: Vacation Portraits.
95: On the Beach.
96: Garden Parties.
97: Vacation Postcards.
98: Modern Interiors.
99: Dazzling Sunlight.
100: Music Festivals.
101: On the Tourist Trail.
102: Barren Landscapes.
103: Street Signs.
104: Exploring Technique: Using Color.
105: Early Fall.
106: Spirit of Place.
107: Shafts of Light.
108: City Rivers.
109: Lost and Abandoned.
110: Marathon Runners.
111: Harvest Time.
112: Glorious Sunsets.
113: Farmers Market.
114: Shades of Gray.
115: Café Life.
116: Heritage Architecture.
117: Exploring Technique: Picture Composition.
118: Mid-Fall.
119: Colors of Fall.
120: Fall Pets.
121: In the Forest.
122: Playing in Leaves.
123: Indoor Still Life.
124: Forlorn Gardens.
125: Striking Contrasts.
126: Fall Wildlife.
127: In the Kitchen.
128: Out of Season.
129: Bonfire.
130: Exploring Technique: Working in Low Light.
131: Late Fall.
132: Festival of Light.
133: Around the House.
134: Outdoor Sports.
135: Window-Lit Portraits.
136: At the Aquarium.
137: Street Lights.
138: Fallen Leaves.
139: Wild Outdoors.
140: Romantic Portrait.
141: Skeleton Trees.
142: Silvery Moon.
143: Exploring Technique: Exposure.
144: Early Winter.
145: Golden Sunrise.
146: Shops and Shoppers.
147: Mist and Fog.
148: Abstract Lights.
149: Winter Sports.
150: Winter Market.
151: White on White.
152: Fun in the Snow.
153: Dimly Lit Interior.
154: Fireworks.
155: Posed Portrait.
156: Exploring Technique: Using Flash.
Glossary.
Index.
Acknowledgments.