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Take Better Photos: Teach Yourself

Take Better Photos: Teach Yourself

Fully updated and with a CD containing 100s of inspirational images, this book will give you all the creative and technical information you need to take great photos.

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ISBN 9781444103755
Barcode 9781444103755
Published 1 February 2011 by Hodder & Stoughton General Div
Format Paperback, Contains 1 Paperback and 1 CD-ROM
Author(s) By Frost, Lee
Series Teach Yourself - General
Availability Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781444103755
ISBN-10 144410375X
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Hodder & Stoughton General Div
Imprint Teach Yourself Books
Publication Date 1 February 2011
International Publication Date 26 November 2010
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback, Contains 1 Paperback and 1 CD-ROM
Contains Contains 1 Paperback and 1 CD-ROM
Author(s) By Frost, Lee
Series Teach Yourself - General
Category Photographic Equipment & Techniques
Number of Pages 384
Dimensions Width: 132mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 24mm
Weight 388g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Photography
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 771
Catalogue Code 176277

Description of this Book

Teach Yourself -- the world's leading learning brand -- is relaunched in 2010 as a multi-platform experience that will keep you motivated to achieve your goals. Let our expert author guide you through this brand new edition, with personal insights, tips, energising self-tests and summaries throughout the book. Go online at www.teachyourself.com for tests, extension articles and a vibrant community of like-minded learners. And if you don't have much time, don't worry -- every book gives you 1, 5 and 10-minute bites of learning to get you started. - Hundreds of technical hints and creative tips - Gives you all the information you need to get the best out of your camera - Lots of 'try it yourself' practical exercises - Contains a CD of over 200 beautiful colour images and useful screengrabs to inspire and guide you. Teach Yourself Photography is your complete guide to all the practical know-how, technical information and creative insight that will turn you into a confident user of your camera. Covering the very latest in equipment, with essential and straightforward guides to all the techniques - from exposure to use of flash - it will also teach you how to use digital manipulation, software and all the other technology that will make your pictures strong and memorable. It explains how to do everything from choosing the camera that's right for you to composing your shots, and features more than 200 inspirational and insightful images on an accompanying CD, along with helpful screengrabs showing you how to get the desired result on screen and paper alike.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Lee Frost was born in Yorkshire in 1966 and picked up a camera for the first time at the age of 15. A self-taught photographer, he is now regarded as one of Britain s best known photographic authors, with a number of best-selling books to his name including The A-Z of Creative Photography, Taking Pictures for Profit, Teach Yourself Photography and The Complete Guide to Night & Lowlight Photography.

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