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2017 & 2018 Photography Titles for Review

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January 2018

  • PaintShop Photo Pro X3 For Photographers

    By Ken McMahon

    If you are a digital photographer who's new to PaintShop Photo Pro or digital imaging in general, or have recently upgraded to the all-new version X3, this is the book for you! Packed with full color images to provide inspiration and easy to follow, step-by-step projects, you'll learn the ins and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31 
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  • Sony A200

    By Shawn Barnett

    Focal Digital Camera Guides: Sony A200 Just bought a Sony A200 and looking to combine practical know-how with inspiration? This one-stop, easy-to-read guide covers all the basic functions of the camera, and everything beyond.For the basics, turn to the quick start guide, which will get you up and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31 
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  • See It: Photographic Composition Using Visual Intensity

    By Josh Anon

    "An outstanding image consists of more than just acceptable exposure and sharp focus - the two components that most photography instruction emphasize. A fascinating subject doesn't necessarily result in a good image, and likewise, it's possible to create an impressive image from a mundane subject.…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31 
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  • Concert and Live Music Photography

    Pro Tips from the Pit

    By J. Dennis Thomas

    If you've ever wanted to take dynamic and vibrant digital photos of your favorite band in concert, but aren't sure how to tackle such obstacles as approaching the stage, tricky lighting situations, or even what equipment to use, then look no further! Concert and Live Music Photography is a…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31 
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  • The Naked and the Lens, Second Edition

    A Guide for Nude Photography

    By Louis Benjamin

    Nude photography can be intimidating, for the artist and the subject. Technique, creativity, and psychology all need to be considered and executed seamlessly to achieve a photographer�s desired artistic and professional result. Author Louis Benjamin has built a career by studying the intricacies of…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31 
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  • Plastic Cameras: Toying with Creativity

    2nd Edition

    By Michelle Bates

    Take a tour of the burgeoning world of plastic cameras and low-tech photography in this fun and funky guide to creating the most artistic pictures of your life! Whether you're an experienced enthusiast or toy camera neophyte, you'll find this guide full of tantalizing tips, fun facts, and…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31 
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  • The Photoshop Darkroom

    Creative Digital Post-Processing

    By Harold Davis

    The Photoshop Darkroom offers limitless possibilities for photographers looking for jaw-dropping results, using powerful and innovative creative post-processing techniques. If you want folks to ask "How did you do that?" then this is the book for you! The images in The Photoshop Darkroom will…

    Hardback – 2018-03-31 
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  • The Photoshop Darkroom 2

    Creative Digital Transformations

    By Harold Davis

    Award-winning photography/design team Harold and Phyllis Davis are back with a brand new volume in their new Photoshop Darkroom series. Picking up where their best-selling first book left off, The Photoshop Darkroom 2: Advanced Digital Post-Processing will show you everything you need to know to…

    Hardback – 2018-03-16 
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  • Real Retouching

    A Professional Step-by-Step Guide

    By Carrie Beene

    From the perfect glossy pages of a magazine to the larger-than-life images floating on a billboard in the sky, image retouching has become a key component of today's digital photography world. So popular, in fact, that the sheer act of retouching has become its own verb as we often ask ourselves, "…

    Hardback – 2018-03-16 
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  • Visual Ethics

    A Guide for Photographers, Journalists, and Filmmakers

    By Paul Martin Lester

    Visual Ethics addresses the need for critical thinking and ethical behavior among professionals responsible for visual messages in photography and photojournalism, film, and digital media. From the author of Photojournalism: An Ethical Approach, published more than 20 years ago, this book goes…

    Hardback – 2018-01-24
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