Hardcover: 192 pages
Publisher: Firefly Books; Revised edition (September 6, 2003)
Product Dimensions: 9.5 x 7.9 x 0.8 inches
Shipping Weight: 2 pounds
Proven techniques for making award-winning photographs of the great outdoors.
The National Audubon Society Guide to Nature Photography is an inspiring reference for both amateur and professionals who want to improve the quality and beauty of their work.
The book reveals time-tested field techniques and artistic insights guaranteed to improve any photographer's portfolio. Every aspect of photographing nature is comprehensively covered: landscape, wildlife, insects, flora, and forests.
Photographers will benefit from:
Advice for buying the best equipment for photographing nature subjects
Top-ten lists of the best North American locations for photographing landscapes, big game, birds, wildflowers, and seasonal colors
Tips for using filters, handling composition, lighting, color, exposure and moving subjects
Practical advice for choosing and using the latest digital cameras and equipment
Pictographs provide point-by-point views of the anatomy of a successful photo
All the information comes from actual field experience, accompanied by 200 stunning examples.
The perfect guide book for beginners or photographers that want to expand and hone their photographic skills. (The Outdoor Edge 200409)
Striking images... rendered in gorgeous color... A practical and pretty volume that both photographers and nature lovers will enjoy. (Don Denton Victoria Times-Colonist 20031221)
The book is the product of someone who is in tune with the natural world, and it shows. (Len Wagg (Photo Editor) Halifax Chronicle Herald 20040523)
Many good tips and some amazing photos. (Bill Robertson Saskatoon Star Phoenix 20031213)
Chock full of tips and color illustrations to help you. (Dolores and Roger Flaherty Chicago Sun-Times 20031214)
The perfect guide to aid in your quest for the perfect shot... a bounty of fantastic tips. (C.A. Boylan Shutterbug 200406)
Proven techniques and advice for making top-quality, award-winning photos... inspiring images. (Kitchener Record 20031011)
The author provides practical advice for both the craft and art of nature photography. (Nancy Bent Booklist )