The Complete Guide to Light & Lighting in Digital Photography

The Complete Guide to Light & Lighting in Digital Photography

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Michael Freeman, the author of more than 20 books on various aspects of photography, now helps digital photographers see (and understand) the light! Because good lighting is key to a picture’s success, it’s a topic of interest to anyone who picks up a digital camera?and Freeman’s comprehensive manual gives readers an essential toolbox of techniques and creative ideas. Find out how to create and manipulate lighting scenarios for professional-looking photos. Examine the many varieties of natural light, from blazing sunlight to gentle twilight, as well as incandescent and fluorescent lights. Make the most of your camera’s flash and lighting equipment, including diffusers, shades, and reflectors.

From shooting techniques to imaging tricks, this provides photographers with a solid groundwork for producing top-quality pictures.

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The author of several titles on digital photography covers the major variables of the craft of lighting, from utilizing the various sources and types of lighting to showcase a subject to making in-camera adjustments to post-production manipulation techniques. The guide, aimed at both photography beginners and those switching from film to digital, includes ample illustrated examples, a glossary, and list o f resources. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: New York : Lark Books, c2007
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9781579908850
Branch Call Number: 778.7 F877c
Characteristics: 224 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm


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rushbury_valley Nov 08, 2011

Very detailed discussion of lighting.


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