Photographing Washington D.C. Digital Field Guide

By John Healey

The excellent spouse consultant for taking pictures awe-inspiring pictures of Washington, D.C.!

Whether utilizing a compact digicam or a high-end dSLR, this spouse advisor will give you unique details for taking incredible pictures of a few of the main recognizable structure on the planet. even if you objective to seize memorable images of the White apartment, U.S. Capitol, Washington Monument, Lincoln Memorial, or one among D.C.'s different many impressive memorials, this moveable source is going the place you move and walks you thru beneficial advice and strategies for taking the easiest shot possible.

You’ll realize recommended destinations for taking photographs, prompt apparatus, what digicam settings to take advantage of, top occasions of day to picture particular points of interest, easy methods to deal with climate demanding situations, and extra. moreover, attractive photographs of Washington, D.C.'s so much breathtaking points of interest and recognizable landmarks serve to either motivate and help you as you embark on an grand photographic adventure!

  • Elevates your images abilities to a brand new point with images secrets and techniques from specialist photographer John Healey
  • Presents transparent, comprehensible suggestions and methods that span all ability degrees, utilizing all kinds of electronic cameras, from compact cameras to excessive finish DSLRs
  • Features Washington, D.C.'s major points of interest in alphabetical order in addition to thumb tabs at the pages so that you can fast and simply entry the knowledge you're looking for
  • Shares precise info and perception on severe themes, reminiscent of perfect destinations to picture from, the easiest time of day to shoot, digital camera apparatus to have convenient, climatic conditions, and optimum digicam settings to consider

Whether you are a neighborhood conversant in the territory or a customer seeing our nation's capital for the 1st time, this convenient consultant may help seize very good photos!

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Humans of New York

By Brandon Stanton

Based at the web publication with greater than 4 million unswerving lovers, a stunning, heartfelt, humorous, and encouraging choice of images and tales shooting the spirit of a city

Now an quick number one New York occasions bestseller, Humans of latest York began in the summertime of 2010, while photographer Brandon Stanton got down to create a photographic census of latest York urban. Armed along with his digital camera, he started crisscrossing town, protecting millions of miles walking, all in an try to trap New Yorkers and their tales. the results of those efforts was once a colourful weblog he referred to as "Humans of latest York," within which his photographs have been featured along costs and anecdotes.

The weblog has progressively grown, now boasting hundreds of thousands of dedicated fans. Humans of recent York is the ebook encouraged by means of the web publication. With 400 colour images, together with particular photos and all-new tales, Humans of recent York is a beautiful number of photographs that showcases the oversized personalities of latest York.

Surprising and relocating, revealed in a gorgeous full-color, hardbound version, Humans of latest York is a party of individuality and a tribute to the spirit of the city.

With four hundred full-color pictures and a particular vellum jacket

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Speedliter's Handbook: Learning to Craft Light with Canon Speedlites (2nd Edition)

By Syl Arena

For these new to flash photography—or for an individual who has formerly given up out of frustration—Speedliter’s guide, moment Edition, is a revelation. stick to alongside as photographer Syl area takes you on a trip that starts with an exploration of sunshine and colour, strikes via a accomplished dialogue of the Canon Speedlite relatives and all the components and kit to be had to the Speedliter, and eventually, explores crafting nice mild in a single photograph shoot after one other. even if you need to make a vintage portrait, picture a bunch, catch a big occasion, or create dramatic colour results on your photographs, Speedliter’s instruction manual shows you how.

In this absolutely up-to-date moment version, Syl contains all the latest Canon gear—including the radio-enabled 600EX-RT Speedlite and ST-E3 Transmitter—to make sure that you're thoroughly brand new on the entire parts within the Speedlite method. He additionally contains a downloadable on-line complement at the brand-new 430EX III-RT Speedlite. Plus, he covers his most up-to-date most sensible practices and workflows so that you could make the main of your Canon equipment.

In this re-creation, you’ll find out how to:

  • see a number of the houses of sunshine itself, in addition to the variations among how your digital camera sees as opposed to the way you see
  • use the entire buttons and dials of the total Canon Speedlite family—from the flagship 600EX-RT and the recent 430EX III-RT to classic versions just like the 550EX
  • understand the fundamentals of on-camera flash . . . and the advantages of getting your Speedlite off the camera
  • beautifully stability flash with the prevailing ambient light
  • get remarkable photographs with only one Speedlite, the entire manner as much as a dozen Speedlites
  • use the ideal Speedlite mode for the activity: E-TTL, handbook, Multi, and more
  • use colour gels to stability colour, in addition to create dramatic effects
  • tame the sun—or any relatively vibrant light—with high-speed sync
  • use Speedlites while photographing teams and events
  • choose your camera’s publicity settings to catch the shot that you just really want
  • and a lot, a lot more

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100 Ways to Make Good Photos Great: Tips & Techniques for Improving Your Digital Photography

By Peter Cope

Discover a hundred rules for turning your sturdy photographs into nice ones. this can be a sensible and available advisor that incorporates inspirational examples of serious photos and compares and contrasts those with extra common photographs. This, besides effortless to keep on with tips and methods, will exhibit you the way effortless it effortless to accomplish a similar effects. a hundred how one can Make stable pictures nice covers all the key photographic genres--capturing the best photos, capturing social images, photographing the outside, indoor images, taking nice pictures of your vacation trips and travels, and capturing evening and occasional gentle photography--as good as getting some of the best out of your photographs via developing portfolios and displays. Now that the majority humans have a digicam or digicam cellphone, the time period 'point and shoot' has develop into ever known. although, occasionally we are going to wish whatever greater than stable snapshots. a hundred how one can Make solid images nice will express you the way, usually uncomplicated and enjoyable methods, to create nice photographs that would be extra emotive and significant to you. slicing in the course of the mystique in images, no matter if you're an aspirational novice eager to make your images even larger, or an enthusiastic newbie who simply desires to produce extra pleasant effects, this functional advisor deals helpful expert assistance and methods to take your images to the subsequent level.

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