Author(s): Brenda Tharp
"Extraordinary Everyday Photography" will help you search beyond the surface to find the unexpected wherever you are. Authors Brenda Tharp and Jed Manwaring encourage amateur photographers to slow down, open their eyes, and respond to what they see to create compelling images that aren't overworked. Through accessible discussions and exercises, readers learn to use composition, available light, color, and point of view to create stunning photographs in any environment. Inspiring photo examples from the authors, taken with DSLRs, compact digital cameras, and even iPhones, show that it is the photographer's eye and creative vision - not the gear - that make a great image.
Brenda Tharp is a professional photographer and the author of Creative Nature & Outdoor Photography (Amphoto, 2010). Her work has appeared in numerous magazines, including Outdoor Photographer, Forbes and clients include Canon. Jed Manwaring is a professional photographer whose images have appeared in Outdoor Photographer, Outside and Sierra.