"Digital Photography: The Missing Manual" helps you to take beautiful digital pictures -- of your baby, your trip to Paris, your new pet iguana--and then share the stunning results with your friends and family. Spiked with the advice and humor that are trademarks of the Missing Manual series, this book shows you how to: Master your digital camera. Learn how to use those mysterious buttons and modes to improve your pictures.Take memorable photos. Become a better photographer right away with a few simple tricks from the pros.Edit your photos to remove red eye, or crop out extraneous buildings. Add colors and effects not normally found in nature.Share your pictures using the best programs and Web sites for sharing your photos-in print, online, and via ESP.
This is a great book for people who want to get started with digital photography but it's also perfect for those who need to increase the skills they already have. Intermediate digital photographers will love the tips and tricks from the pros and the helpful buying guides for those accessories they're ready to add.
Note: This book is Windows-only. For Mac fans, iPhoto 6: The Missing Manual has a whole section on digital photography.
About the Author
Christopher Grover lives in Fairfax, California with his wife and two daughters. Chris received degrees in Creative Writing and Film from Emerson College in Boston, Massachusetts. He's worked as a technical writer, advertising copywriter and product publicist for more than 25 years. His freelance articles have been published in a variety of magazines from Fine Homebuilding to CD-ROM World. Chris's latest project is launching Bolinas Road Creative, an agency that helps small businesses promote their products and services.
|The Missing Credits|
|Digital Camera Basics|
|Digital Camera Basics|
|Pointing, Shooting, and Basic Composition|
|Beyond the Simple Snapshot|
|Organizing Your Photos|
|Getting Photos onto Your PC|
|Organizing Photos on Your PC|
|Storing Your Photos Online|
|Backing Up Your Photo Library|
|Organizing and Backing Up with Elements|
|Editing Your Photos|
|Basic Photo Fixes|
|Rotating, Cropping, and Resizing with Elements|
|Elements' Quick Fix Tools|
|Advanced Photo Retouching with Elements|
|Creating Special Effects|
|Sharing Your Photos|
|Sharing Your Photos Online|
|Emailing Your Photos|
|Printing Your Photos|
|Creative Photo Projects|
|Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.|
Series: Missing Manuals
Number Of Pages: 400
Published: 14th July 2006
Dimensions (cm): 23.4 x 17.9 x 2.65
Weight (kg): 0.8