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The A-Z of Creative Photography

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For serious amateur photographers who alraedy shoot perfectly focused, accurately exposed images but want to be more creative with a camera, here's the book to consult.
Paperback, 160 pages
Published September 1st 1998 by Amphoto Books (first published May 28th 1998)
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Dale
May 31, 2008 Dale rated it really liked it
Lee Frost is a British photographer and prolific author of books about the art and science of photography. The A-Z of Creative Photography was published in 1998 and deals exclusively with film-based photography. Many of the techniques can only be used with film, so the book is not as useful to those of us who now do only digital photography. However, Frost offers many tips on lighting, exposure, and aperture / depth-of-field that are still valid in the digital world.

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Shari
Jan 22, 2010 Shari rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: photography
I've read most of this book. When I first got it, it was totally over my head and I didn't really understand it all. Now that I've been studying photography it's all making a lot more sense. I'll use this book as a reference once in a while. It covers beginner and advance basics of photography as well as many different techniques in photography.
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Nov 01, 2009 e rated it liked it
Shelves: foto-graf-fee
I needed some review on double exposures-
and this helped.
I liked how this was set up - and it was very simple- for those of us (me) who aren't quite as lingo-savvy as others.
although some of the examples were cheesy.
Corinne
A really good book for people wanting to experiment with their photography. It gives you some great photographic ideas while explaining step by step just how to produce the result you want in your photography work.
Brittany
Jan 21, 2013 Brittany rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Has some good creative ideas and the camera settings for each photo shown were helpful too.
Khazanah
Aug 31, 2012 Khazanah rated it really liked it
Shelves: books-i-own
I found a lot of nice quick tips in this book that I didn't know before. Great for reference.
Bridget Weller
A instruction book very much targetting people who use film. Does anyone still do that?
Einar
Jul 22, 2013 Einar rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
litt utdatert, men det som fortsatt funker i en digital verden er kult
Ruel Tafalla
Oct 18, 2007 Ruel Tafalla rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Yes
Great Book.
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