Top Books For Photographers

Top Books For Photographers

Get inspired with these photography books and not just learn the basic techniques - Focus, ISO, While Balance, Exposure Time but also the advanced techniques - Lenses, Filters, Double Exposure, Red Eye and many more with this book list.

#1Light Science & Magic: An Introduction to Photographic Lighting

Light Science & Magic: An Introduction to Photographic Lighting

4.3Fil Hunter , Steven Biver , Paul Fuqua

Photographic lighting is a subject that is never going to go out of style, no matter how sophisticated cameras and other technology become. Even with the highest-tech gear, to get great results, photographers still need to put a lot of thought and vision into lighting up their photographs. This key competency has the power to improve photographs dr... Read more

#2Light Science & Magic: An Introduction to Photographic Lighting

Light Science & Magic: An Introduction to Photographic Lighting

4.3Fil Hunter , Steven Biver , Paul Fuqua

Photographic lighting is a subject that is never going to go out of style, no matter how sophisticated cameras and other technology become. Even with the highest-tech gear, to get great results, photographers still need to put a lot of thought and vision into lighting up their photographs. This key competency has the power to improve photographs dr... Read more

#3The Negative

The Negative

4.4Ansel Adams , Robert Hardy Baker

Ansel Adams (1902-1984) produced some of the truly memorable photographic images of this century and, through his creative innovations and peerless technical mastery, helped nurture the art of photgraphy. This handbook - the second volume of Adams' celebrated series of books on photographic techniques - has taught a generation of photographers how ... Read more

#4Food Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

Food Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots

4.2Nicole S. Young

Are you a "foodie" looking to take eye-catching pictures of your gourmet cuisine? Have you got a food blog you would like to upgrade with better visuals? Want to create photographs that conjure up your favorite food flavors but lack the photographic technique to make it happen? That book is for you then! InFood Photography: From snapshots to gr... Read more

#5The Decisive Moment: Photography of Henri Cartier-Bresson

The Decisive Moment: Photography of Henri Cartier-Bresson

4.6Henri Cartier-Bresson
#6The DAM Book: Digital Asset Management for Photographers

The DAM Book: Digital Asset Management for Photographers

3.9Peter Krogh

One of today's major concerns for digital photographers is asset management: how their photos can be filed, found, protected and re-used. The best solutions can be found in The DAM Book, our bestselling guide for efficient and effective management of digital images. Whoever shoots, scans, or stores digital photographs practices Digital Asset Ma... Read more

#7Vision & Voice: Refining Your Vision in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Vision & Voice: Refining Your Vision in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

4.2David duChemin

What if only one thing could communicate your image: a major idea, an overarching theme or an emotional drive? If you identified this, you would discover your vision for that image--the internal, invisible guiding principle which directs both how you capture the image and how you develop it in the digital darkroom. Without vision, you probably fi... Read more

#8Ryan Adams & the Cardinals: A View of Other Windows

Ryan Adams & the Cardinals: A View of Other Windows

4.6Neal Casal , Ryan Adams , Phil Lesh

Ryan Adams and the Cardinals: A View of Other Windows reveals an unprecedented, intimate look at Ryan Adams and his band The Cardinals through lead guitarist Neal Casal's evocative photography. An intensely personal collection of 200 photographs, Casal captured the stage and studio exhilaration while sometimes exposing the solitary aspects of the c... Read more

#9The Streets of Netherlands

The Streets of Netherlands

4.8Djayawarman Alamprabu

Holland Street Photography. Full of decisive moments View free online at http://www.the-photos.tk Or you can go straight to the author's Website Www.prabu.tk -->click Published Books --> Book photography Don't forget to turn the music on and enjoy the photos at last... Read more

#10The Low Light Photography Field Guide

The Low Light Photography Field Guide

3.5Michael Freeman

With your DSLR it's easier to take a beautiful photo in bright light. When the sun starts going down, or you shoot indoors, you need a whole new set of skills. This new addition to the successful Field Guide Series will help you shoot what without the help of natural light could potentially be the most beautiful image. No harsh flash photographs wi... Read more

#11Death Valley Photographer's guide

Death Valley Photographer's guide

4.5dan suzio
#12Variety: Photographs by Nan Goldin

Variety: Photographs by Nan Goldin

3.5Nan Goldin , James Crump

When photographer Nan Goldin appeared on the art scene in the late 1970s she quickly established her tough, autobiographical frankness in the all-male field of diaristic photographers. The beaten and beaten characters that populate the work of Goldin are now deeply inscribed icons in our collective memory. Variety: Nan Goldin's photographs compile ... Read more

#13The art of seeing

The art of seeing

3.8Derek Doeffinger
#14Pet Photography: The Secrets to Creating Authentic Pet Portraits

Pet Photography: The Secrets to Creating Authentic Pet Portraits

4.1Norah Levine

Pet photography is the perfect solution for those wishing to combine their passion for both animals and photography. Photographing animals can be fun-filled and incredibly rewarding but it also has its challenges. Like any kind of portraiture, you have to acquire both technical knowledge and aesthetic skills, including knowledge of your equipment a... Read more

#15Digital Photography

Digital Photography

4.5Anna Dadan

A book written by a best-selling author, enthusiastic about photography. A book without hard, incomprehensible terms or a host of technical descriptions. This is a book designed for people who want to learn to take photographs; who want to know the basics of photography and photo editing; and who are seeking information on how to achieve certain ef... Read more

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