Digital Photography: An Introduction, 3rd Edition
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. Tom Ang is an award-winning photographer, best-selling author, and contributor to magazines such as What Digital Camera, MacUser and Creative Arts. He is the author of DK's Digital Photography Masterclass and How to Photograph Absolutely Everything
For the regular guy, it gets too technical too quickly If you like the way your pictures come out, this book is built to show you how to apply those skills to the digital format. But if you're an average family member trying to improve your pictures of your average life, go with "How to Photograph Your Life" by Nick Kelsh."Digital Photography: An Introduction" by Tom AngThe opening chapter (on how to select the equipment to meet your needs) is useful only for those who don't have a camera, computer, or scanner yet or those who are looking to replace their current tools. But by. A Customer said This was my orange sherbet.. Choosing an introductory level technical guide is something like ordering ice cream in a foreign language: all the flavors might be good, but you probably won't feel satisfied if you wanted orange sherbet and wind up with rocky road.I bought this volume in spite of two negative Amazon.com reviews. Fortunately I brought a wireless Internet connection to my neighborhood bookstore so I was able to do some real browsing.The layout and printing are first rate. I like heavy paper, full color on every page, and a design that serv. Waste of Money I want my wasted time back. A Customer This books drags on, explains little and for someone like myself that is just starting in Photography and wants an understanding in common Photographic terms is useless. The following terms are not explained in Mr. Ang's Glossary at all, and too much space is given to Computer for Dummies dialog.Following terms are not at least touched upon or even explained:Effective ResolutionApertureF StopMeteringDepth of fieldDigital OpticsExposure ControlWhat Mr. Ang Spends most of his time doing is reprinting what has been written a
Fully revised and updated to include all the latest developments in cameras and the ever-changing market, renowned photographer and digital expert Tom Ang shows you how to master the essentials of digital photography, from which camera to buy to posting images on the web.. From tips on how to improve your skills to inspirational ideas and projects to fire your creativity, Digital Photography: An Introduction shows you how to make the most of your digital images, from image manipulation basics to special effects
He is the author of DK's Digital Photography Masterclass and How to Photograph Absolutely Everything. About the Author Tom Ang is an award-winning photographer, best-selling author, and contributor to magazines such as What Digital Camera, MacUser and Creative Arts.