Lance Keimig, one of the premier experts on night photography, has put together a comprehensive reference that will show you ways to capture images you never thought possible. This new edition of Night Photography presents the practical techniques of shooting at night alongside theory and history, illustrated with clear, concise examples, and charts and stunning images. From urban night photography to photographing the landscape by starlight or moonlight, from painting your subject with light to creating a subject with light, this book provides a complete guide to digital night photography and light painting.
Foreword: The Vargas Brothers: Unsung Heroes of Night Photography
Introduction: Why Night Photography?
PART I: GETTING STARTED
Chapter 1: Developing Your Night Vision
Chapter 2: Night Photography Equipment
Chapter 3: Basic Procedures for Night Photography
PART II: TYPES OF NIGHT PHOTOGRAPHY
Chapter 4: Short Exposures – Ambient Artificial Lighting Scenarios
Chapter 5: Short Exposures – Natural Light
Chapter 6: Long Exposures – Natural Light
Chapter 7: Time Lapse Photography
Chapter 8: Light Painting – Lighting Your Subject
Chapter 9: Light Writing or Drawing – Your Subject is Light