A Field Guide for Travel and Adventure PhotographersBook - 2014
"Whether you're among the point-and-shoot masses or more advanced, (Photography: Outdoors) will have lasting value."-The Sacramento Bee - Author is a professional outdoor and adventure-travel photographer - Updated to include instruction on the latest photographic equipment and software - Learn how to shoot magazine-quality images and transform your near misses into masterpiecesAuthor -photographer James Martin has made significant updates to this third edition of the popular Photography: Outdoors, with an emphasis on bringing your skills up to date with the latest hardware and software. Included is instruction on using Lightroom-a new, more powerful, and much easier to use editing tool than Photoshop-as well as tips for getting the most from popular software such as Adobe's Creative Suite. Other updates, revisions, and/or new topics cover: - Power and limits of exposing to the right - Mirrorless revolution - "New" state of the art: why medium format still rules - RAW editors vs. editor/databases - RAW conversion: ACR, Aperture, Capture One, DoX, and camera proprietary - HDR with Photoshop, Nik, Photomatix, and Lightroom - Using Adobe Camera Raw, the Lightroom Develop Module, or Aperture as your principal editing tool-the 80/20 rule becomes 90/10 - New sharpening and noise reduction tools - Gigapan and other panorama tools - RGB Pro color space - CS6 topics and what's new in the interface for CS 4,5,6 - Content Aware Fill and Patch- Complete non-destructive workflow - Video convergence - Advanced tool set (what's available for those who wish to go further) - Resources and websitesWhether your goal is to capture a dramatic climbing photo, a sparkling waterfall image, or the vibrancy of wildlife in a lush setting, Photography: Outdoors, 3rd Edition, will give you the skills you need to be successful.
Publisher: Seattle, Washington :, Mountaineers Books,, 2014, ©2014.
Edition: Third edition.
Branch Call Number: 778. 71 MAR 2014
Characteristics: 204 pages : illustrations (chiefly colour) ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Digital photography outdoors.