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Take Better Family Photos

3.08  ·  Rating Details ·  12 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Capture images of cherished occasions without red eyes, chopped-off heads, goofy grins, or scenes of fuzzy confusion. Packed with surefire techniques and savvy tips from a seasoned professional, Take Better Family Photos makes producing vivid, evocative, and truly pleasing pictures a snap for shutterbugs of all experience and comfort levels.
Hardcover, 176 pages
Published September 30th 2002 by Readers Digest
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Abbie
May 12, 2011 Abbie rated it it was ok
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I wasn't completely crazy about this book. But then again, I didn't totally dislike it. (I'm so vanilla. Sorry.)I liked reading about WHY each photo worked - a captioning theme that ran throughout the entire book - but it was all about composition. Nothing in those captions talked about HOW to create the photos. Another plus about the book was its clear sections on types of photos - candids, portraits, etc. and then how it went in depth on angles and facial expressions. But for all the (general) ...more
Marcie
Apr 03, 2009 Marcie rated it really liked it
I gave this one four stars because I felt it was the most comprehensive and approachable book about photography that I have yet read. If you simply want to improve the quality of your photos I would check out this book as a great beginners guide (with some helpful reminders for those well-read on the subject as well).
I enjoyed the blurby, easy-to-read style and the scores of photography examples.
J
Aug 27, 2011 J rated it really liked it
This How-to Book on family photos is inciteful and fresh with colorful examples of good and not-so-good photos. It gives simple, practical advice on how to take family pictures. My photos are already 100% better than reading this book. Its easy to understand due to organization of topics and pictures
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Jul 31, 2008 Frynsg rated it really liked it
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I've read through a lot of photography books. So many that they are starting to bleed together. This one stands out because of its direct method of providing concise bits of information. I really like the "Why It Worked" sections next to each photo.
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