GREAT LIGHT, EASY LIGHTStrobe Techniques That Don’t Look Lit Kevin Clark
This 32-spread PDF is a hands-on guide that will help you understand how to make a scene look a little more natural, and a little less “lit." With diagrams showing one, two, and three-light setups and several case studies, you’ll be able to set aside the formulas and recipes for lighting and learn how author Kevin Clark plays, tweaks, and experiments with the subtleties of light. Kevin is a veteran commercial photographer who knows how to cut to the chase and provide photographers of all levels with the practical advice they need to create and manipulate light in order to...
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INTO THE SUNLens Flare Overlays for Photoshop Dave Delnea
“I’ll fix it in Photoshop” is never the goal. But there are instances where you are in the right place at the right time, you think through what it is that you’re photographing, but in post-processing, you realize that that final image just needs a little punch; a little enhancement of what is already there. Discover the unique aesthetic and playfulness of lens flares and light leaks. While it's true that many of us see in colour or black and white, very few of us see into the sun. And because the sun doesn’t always cooperate with your schedule or...
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MAKING THE IMAGEThe Creative Path to Stronger Photographs David duChemin
Have you ever wanted an experienced photographer to look over your shoulder once in a while and ask you why you’re doing this or that, and whether you’d considered trying something different? Have you ever wished you could peer over the shoulder of a photographer who makes work you respect, and see what decisions they’re making and why? Yes? Then this book is for you. Watch the teaser video. Making The Image is a 160-page PDF eBook, and comes with a 45-minute companion video, and a handy Quick Reference PDF...
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COLOUR GRADING PRESETSOver 80 Develop Presets for Adobe Lightroom Piet Van den Eynde
The scene before you is incredible: the colours are rich. Vibrant. Absolutely stunning. Lost in your technicolour world, you shoot your heart out, only to realize that when you download your masterpiece images that they look flat. Neutral. And, dare you say, boring. Not at all like how it felt when you were there. Sigh. Presets aren’t a magic fix-all, nor are they the dirty little secrets of the photography world. Even the television shows and movies that draw you in do so—in part—because of how they are processed after the cameras stop rolling. Colour, saturation, and contrast dramatically enhance...
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PHOTOGRAPH, No. 13A Digital Magazine for Creative Photographers
Issue 13 of PHOTOGRAPH magazine highlights a variety of photographic adventures, including the strength and elegance of being underwater, climbing to heart-stopping heights, hiking through the mystery of the Dowrog, and the sport of finding just the right light in a place you know like the back of your hand. Portfolios and interviews include Mallory Morrison (interviewed in our latest C&V iTunes Podcast), who flows into the feeling of summer with a unique and graceful combination of fashion and dance—underwater; photographer/videographer Jordan Manley, who makes his craft a physical art; rural documentary photographer Chris Tancock, whose numerous collections...
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SEE THE WORLD20 Lessons for Stronger Travel Photographs David duChemin
The best photographs from around the world have little to do with the camera that was used or how compact the tripod was; they have everything to do with the photographer you bring with you. See The World is an investment in that photographer: you.This 210-page PDF eBook covers some of the concerns of traveling, such as which cameras to take, preparing packing lists, how to deal with carry-on luggage restrictions, choosing tripods and bags, but those are just the trivial details. The important details are in the 20 lessons designed to teach you what David believes is the real art...
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SEE THE WORLD: NORTHERN KENYAA Case Study for Stronger Travel Photographs David duChemin
The best cameras and sharpest lenses don’t make beautiful photographs: you do. It’s never about the gear. It’s never about how many lights you do or don’t have. Want to know how David duChemin makes beautiful portraits under the blazing sun in 40 °C/100 °F? Want to know how he captures moments and gestures from people who speak another language? Northern Kenya, A Case Study for Stronger Travel Photographs, will tell you how, as well as never-before seen photographs from David’s most recent trip. This is a companion piece to See the World (see bundle option below). This eBook includes...
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BLACK & WHITE DEVELOP PRESETSOver 100 Develop Presets for Adobe Lightroom Piet Van den Eynde
If you’re stuck on an image and aren’t quite sure what it needs to give you that “Yes! That’s how it felt when I shot it!” feeling, a preset can give you an unexpected starting place, stir your creativity, shorten your post-production, and teach you more about the Develop module than you ever expected. Perhaps the story from the shoot isn’t being told the way you envisioned; trying it in black and white can dramatically shift the mood, emotion, and expression of your photograph. Technology can be tricky, and Piet’s presets just might help you be your very best personal...
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