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Essential Skills for Nature Photography.

Author: Cub Kahn
Publisher: Chicago : Amherst Media, Inc., 1999.
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Covering the fundamentals of nature photography for beginners and offering additional detail for those with 35mm SLRs who want to improve their technique, this book provides specific tips for photographing wildlife, landscapes, and close-ups, in addition to information on using filters, natural and artificial light, lens choices, and location options. A full glossary of definitions and appendixes covering 10 quick  Read more...
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Kahn, Cub.
Essential Skills for Nature Photography.
Chicago : Amherst Media, Inc., ©1999
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cub Kahn
ISBN: 9781608953592 1608953599
OCLC Number: 767502633
Description: 1 online resource (122 pages)
Contents: Cover; About the Author; Table of Contents; Introduction; PART ONE Nature Photo Fundamentals; CHAPTER ONE Composition; What is Your Message?; Simplicity; Fill Up the Frame; Vertical or Horizontal?; Look for Lines; Use the Trusty Rule of Thirds; The Real Secret of Many Great Photos; CHAPTER Two Exposure; Automatic Exposures; Manually Setting Exposures; Easy Exposure Situations; Making the Best of Difficult Exposure Situations; CHAPTER THREE Focusing; Autofocusing; Manually Focusing; PART Two Nature Photo Techniques; CHAPTER FOUR Photographing Wildlife; Getting to Know Wildlife. Where to Photograph WildlifeWhen to Photograph Wildlife; Patience Means Everything; Baiting Wildlife?; Using Long Lenses; Favorite Wildlife Subjects; CHAPTER FIVE Photographing Landscapes; Framing the Scene; Placing the Horizon; Finding Strong Foreground Elements; Choosing Lenses for Landscapes; Favorite Landscape Photo Subjects; CHAPTER SIX Photographing Wildflowers & Other Close-ups; Get as Close as You Can; Equipment for Getting Closer; Depth of Field & Focusing; Square Up to Your Subjects; Using Flash; Simple Tricks to Improve Lighting; Flower Photo Tips. Other Favorite Close-up Photo SubjectsPART THREE Nature Photo Equipment; CHAPTER SEVEN Cameras, Lenses & Field Gear; 35mm Cameras; Alternatives to 35mm Cameras; Desirable Camera Features; Lenses; Filters; Tripods; Camera Battery Tips; Camera Care in the Field; Other Field Gear; CHAPTER EIGHT Film; What Film Speed Should You Use?; Print Film vs Slide Film; Which Brand of Film is Best?; Choosing Photo Labs; PART FOUR Beyond the Basics; CHAPTER NINE Learning from Your Mistakes & Successes; Taking Field Notes; Critiquing Your Photos; CHAPTER TEN Sharing Your Nature Photography. Nature Photo ContestsNature Photo Exhibits; Putting Your Photos on the Internet; Nature Photo Slide Programs; Epilogue; Nature Photo Ethics; Appendix; Ten Tips for Great Nature Photos; Nature Photo Troubleshooting: FAQs; Sources for Nature Photo Information; Glossary; Index; Back Cover.

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Covering the fundamentals of nature photography for beginners and offering additional detail for those with 35mm SLRs who want to improve their technique, this book provides specific tips for photographing wildlife, landscapes, and close-ups, in addition to information on using filters, natural and artificial light, lens choices, and location options. A full glossary of definitions and appendixes covering 10 quick nature photography tips, troubleshooting, and frequently asked questions is also included.

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