In the book, Bill Hurter, the editor of Rangefinder magazine, teaches you the classic rules of posing?and when to break them. Featuring techniques for all types of portraiture (from weddings and families, to children and high-school seniors), you'll learn simple ways to flatter the human form. Corrective posing techniques are also provided, helping you to make every client look their best. Featuring 200 beautiful portraits and advice from the top shooters in the portrait industry, this book is filled with ideas that will help you create better portraits?images that will please your clients and help you meet your artistic and financial goals. Bill Hurter is the editor of Rangefinder magazine, a monthly publication for professional photographers. He is the former editor of Petersen?s PHOTOGraphic magazine and a graduate of Brooks Institute of Photography, from which he holds a BFA in professional photography and an honorary Masters of Science degree. He has been involved in professional photography for more than twenty-five years. ILLUSTRATIONS: 200 colour photos.
"Hurter . . . explains basics of posing and working with subjects, with an emphasis on naturalistic portraits, and presents tips and shots from about 30 professional photographers." --www.BookNews.com (December 2011)