Adobe Photoshop and the Art of Photography: A Comprehensive Introduction - Adobe Photoshop CS3 is opening doors in the world of photography. Now, for the first time, novice and professional photographers have a resource that explores these new capabilities while staying true to the traditional art and design principles that guide good, high-quality photography.
Adobe Photoshop & The Art of Photography offers a complete introduction to the tools and features of Adobe Photoshop CS3 using clear, step-by-step instructions, and practical, real-life exercises. Each chapter of instruction also features an illustrated interview with a noted photographer, adding diverse voices to the book.
Interviews include, in order of appearance: John Paul Caponigro, Joyce Tenneson, Lisa Holden, Graham Nash, Maggie Taylor, Lois Greenfield, Olivia Parker, Clark & Pougnaud, Pedro Meyer, Julie Blackmon, R. Mac Holbert, and Jerry Uelsmann.
Written by award-winning photographer and Photoshop instructor Steve Weinrebe, the book explores how to use this popular software as a tool to enhance and shape good photography, while continuing to emphasize the importance of taking strong, quality photographs from the start.
By understanding Photoshop as a tool to augment photographs---but not as a substitute for good photo-taking---readers will gain a state-of-the-art understanding of Adobe Photoshop as it relates to the larger world of photography.
About the Author: Steve Weinrebe is an Adobe Certified Photoshop Instructor and Certified Technical Trainer, as well as an internationally published photographer. He has won awards as a photographer and as a Photoshop instructor, and is President of both Imaging R & R and Steve Weinrebe Productions in Moorestown, NJ.