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This is not a book about the fundamentals of shutter speed or how your camera works; it is a book that will teach photographers of all levels how to work with their cameras to capture moments whether they are occurring quickly or unfolding over many hours. Capturing the Moment is about a gesture, an expression, a ball in the net, a whale breaching, like Marilyn Monroe’s skirt flying up or Alfred Eisenstaedt’s image of a kiss between a soldier and nurse in Times Square. Moments in all forms are the true core of photography, and this book will explain how to anticipate them, recognise them, choose them, and capture them, through the eyes and wisdom of award-winning photographer and celebrated author Michael Freeman.
'This is a very interesting book and following some of his wonderful suggestions should make a big difference in the way you approach your photography in the future.' - Noella Ballenger, Apogee Photo Magazine
1. Camera Work ; 2. In-Camera Moments ; 3. Fast Moments ; 4. Slow Moments