Author(s): John Hedgecoe
If you want just one book on photography, then this is the one to own, whatever your level of skill. Bestselling master photographer John Hedgecoe brings over 40 years of professional experience and an inspiring collection of his own images to this definitive handbook that will benefit photographers at every level and in every format. Specialist Advice Hedgecoe begins by examining the range of cameras on offer today, from compacts and disposables to SLRs and digital cameras. He explains how the camera works and compares the features available on different camera types. Professional Techniques The advanced photography section gives sound advice on what you need to set up your own studio and looks at techniques and equipment for underwater, night sky, and other specialist photography. A final post-production section covers traditional darkroom processes as well as the latest digital manipulation techniques, with tips on storing and sending digital images.