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Macro Photography for Gardeners and Nature Lovers: The Essential Guide to Digital Techniques

Handbook / ManualSPECIAL OFFER

By: Alan L Detrick

176 pages, 163 col photos, 5 diagrams

Timber Press

Paperback | Oct 2008 | #176385 | ISBN-13: 9780881928907
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About this book

Gardeners and nature lovers delight in taking pictures-especially close-ups of flowers, butterflies, and insects. And though advances in digital camera technology have made taking, storing, and sharing photos easier than ever, taking top-quality pictures requires familiarity with both digital technology and the general principles of photography.

"Macro Photography for Gardeners and Nature Lovers" provides exactly the information that aspiring photographers--no matter their level of skill--need to take their photos to the next level. Clear and concise chapters cover the basics of macro (close-up) photography, explain the features of current digital single-lens reflex cameras, show the many ways images can be composed, and share tips on digital effects, storage, and manipulation of imagery. Throughout the text, helpful tips, definitions, exercises, and case studies serve to demystify digital photography. Each lesson is supported by examples of the author's stunning photography.

Whether taking photos of flowers and insects, compiling a photographic record of your garden, or simply sharing beautiful images with friends and family, everyone can become accomplished photographers of the world's small-scale wonders.


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