If a digital camera can do it, you can do it, too...
Good photography is more art than science. You need to know notonly the hardware and software, but also how to compose a photo,edit and improve the images you get, and take pictures that achieveyour objectives. From choosing a digital camera to taking shotsthat tell a story to enhancing your boss’s image,you’ll consult this desktop reference many times over.
Inside, you’ll find what you need to know about digitalphotography
Determine what you need in a digital camera and choose theright one
Improve or repair photos with image editing software
Understand the workflow of the digital photography process
Use lenses, focal length, aperture settings, and shutter speedto create professional effects
Discover the secrets of taking great portraits andphotographing sporting events, landscapes, and nature
Become skilled at image management and RAW conversion
Develop effective methods of cataloging, storing, andpublishing digital images
Find out how to take good photos when taking pictures is onlypart of your job
“…you can’t doubt the usefulness of the information it provides…” (Digital Creative Arts, September 2004)