Wiley Publications Book: Lighting Photo Workshop

Wiley Publications Book: Lighting Photo Workshop by Chris Bucher

Wiley Publications Book: Lighting Photo Workshop by Chris Bucher

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Wiley Publications Book: Lighting Photo Workshop

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Lighting Photo Workshop - Offering digital photographers a complete course in photographic lighting, this book covers everything from using flash systems and studio lights to working outdoors in bright or low-light conditions.

Full-color examples show how the right lighting can enhance color, improve contrast, and open the door to new creative possibilities.

Chapter 1: Elements of Light

Understanding the Three Elements of Exposure
Dealing with Color Temperature
Setting White Balance
Using Contrast to Create Mood
Working with the Quality of Light

Chapter 2: Understanding Your Equipment's Role in Lighting

Compact Digital Cameras
Digital SLR Cameras
In-Camera Metering
On-Camera Flash
Studio Lighting and Accessories

Chapter 3: Working with Outdoor Natural Light

Learning to Use the Meter
Sunrise and Sunset
Making Great Images with Overcast Lighting

Chapter 4: Working with Interior Light

Setting Your Exposure Inside
Seeing the Contrast Indoors
Working with Window Light
Incandescent Light
Fluorescent Light

Chapter 5: Lighting for Portraits and People

Shooting Great Outdoor Portraits
Finding the Best Light
Creating Better Light
Candids, Kids, and Environmental Photography
Working with Groups

Chapter 6: Action, Sorts, Motion, Blur

It is All About the Shutter
Stopping Motion
Slow Down to Show Motion
Long Exposures to Show Motion
Water and Nature
Using Flash to Capture the Movement

Chapter 7: Lighting Scenarios in Landscape Photography

Lighting Terminology
Timing Your Landscape Exposures
Working with Overcast Light
Using Filters to Enhance Your Shot
Shooting Landscapes in Fog

Chapter 9: Still Life and Macro Lighting.

Capturing Great Light in Your Everyday Life
Principles of Design
Lighting for Close-Up and Macro Photography
Taking Product Photos

Chapter 10: Mastering Night and Low Light Photography

Your Best Friend, the Tripod
Capturing Skylines
Taking Photos at Dusk
Creating Soft, Moody Light with Low Light
Capturing the Motion of Lights
Long Exposures for Celebrations
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Subject Lighting for Digital Photography
Author Chris Bucher
Edition First
Hard/Soft Cover Paperback
Pages 285
Dimensions 9.1 x 7.3 x 0.9" (23 x 18.5 x 2.3cm)
Illustrations Yes
ISBN Number
  • ISBN-10: 0470114339
  • ISBN-13: 978-0470114339
  • Publisher Wiley
    Date Published July 2007
    Packaging Infotcfcdcsddvrtvyxffqxuefrrvstas
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 9.5 x 7.5 x 0.8"
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