This is the only complete guide to photography that is designed specifically for women looking to improve their photography skills for pleasure and profit. With inspirational case studies and examples from professional and semi-pro female photographers, user-friendly technical explanations and image critiques, this book is a practical and useful toolkit for busy girls who enjoy photography. Becoming an accomplished and competent photographer needs to be approached in three stages: - Understand your camera and learn how to drive it - Composition - tune in and understand your subject - Post production - share and print However, rather than explain every technical function from the outset, the aim of this book is to demystify the jargon and take you, step by step, back to the basic fundamental principals of photography; first putting you in control of the camera which will, in turn, free up the composition and creativity. The more advanced features of the camera and in-depth processes can be explored once the basic principals are understood. This is a fun, contemporary photography book that will become your essential tool for taking your passion for photography to the next level.
About the Author
Lorna has worked at the 'high end' of the photographic industry for over twenty-five years. Coming into the business at an early age from an arts background, she learnt her craft working alongside some of Britain's leading photographers. Leaving London and relocating to her native Devon she established her studio; dispelling the tired and staid image of social photography, she pioneered the reportage approach in her bridal work and applied her clean, graphic eye to the commercial field ... her unique style has been widely emulated. Founder and principal photographer of Bangwallop, Lorna and her highly skilled creative team have established a unique and exciting photographic company.
Number Of Pages: 144
Published: 1st October 2013
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 22.0 x 21.8 x 1.4
Weight (kg): 0.46
Edition Number: 1