No amount of subsequent editing can perfect a photo that was poorly composed. If you're frustrated because the pictures you take are merely good, not great, this is the book you've been looking for. In these pages you'll find the rules and techniques that help you compose better photos every time you pick up your camera. You'll learn to apply them in a wide variety of situations, and you'll even learn how and when to break the rules for that unforgettable image.
Explore lenses, focal length, how to pick the right focus point, and how your camera's sensor affects composition
Review the basics of light and exposure
Master the rule of thirds, leading lines, symmetry and balance, and color
Learn to compose superior landscapes, action shots, travel and wildlife pictures, even wedding photos
Inside – your free gray and color checker card to help you achieve accurate white balance and color