Exposed the essentials of capturing the light justright
In its purest form, photography is the act of capturing lightreflected from a scene or object onto a light-sensitive sensor.Exposure is controlling that light. Alan Hess shows you dozens ofways to do it, with shutter speed, aperture, metering modes, ISO,your camera's exposure modes, flash, and an essential awareness ofthe light. And because this guide applies those techniques toactual shooting situations, you'll want to take it with you onevery shoot.
Fully understand exposure and how your camera controls it
See how the direction, intensity, and color of light affect yoursubject
Understand when shutter speed is more important than aperture,and vice versa
Learn to use histograms, bracketing, and flash
Get exposure insight for terrific event photography, action andnature shots, portraits, and night shooting
Inside your free gray and color checker card to help youachieve accurate white balance and color