The Amphoto text, Camera Creative: Professional Photography Techniques, written by Chris Gatcum, takes you beyond the elementary and into the world of outstanding image making. This book includes 52 ways to take amazing shots using professional insights, and equipment like flash diffusers, reflectors, filter gels, lenses, and more. Some creative techniques included in the book cover water-droplet reflections, HDR, and star trails, among others.
About the Author
Chris Gatcum is an award-winning photographer and frequent contributor of technical and technique-based photography articles to various online and print publications. Formerly the technical editor for "What Digital Camera?" magazine and a technical writer for "Amateur Photographer" magazine, he is currently managing editor at Ilex Press
Secrets Behind 52 of Today's Most Popular Creative Photo Techniques, Including:
Fake tilt-shift (model world)
TTV (through the viewfinder)
Reverse lens macro
And much more!
These are the techniques you won't find in any camera manual, from exciting photo-taking ideas to post-processing tips and even gear you can make at home on the cheap, including flash diffusers, reflectors, filter gels, lenses, and more
Throughout, you'll get expert insights, simple step-by-step instructions, and eye-popping photos from both amateur and professional photographers
f you're ready to push your camera further, break some rules, and take stunning, innovative images, Camera Creative will show you how