Digital Photography

Digital Photography

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Collins are launching a major new series of illustrated reference books covering a wide range of popular subjects and activities. Attractively illustrated in colour throughout, these handy, practical books give you all the information you need to know in a concise and accessible way. Don't know which digital camera to buy? Need to know how to get the most out of your camera's features? Want to how to take better photographs and edit images? Collins Need to Know? Digital Photography is a one-stop guide to all the kit, know-how and insider tips you need to take fantastic digital pictures. Full of easy-to-follow advice and step-by-step projects to get you started on this fascinating hobby, Collins Need to Know? Digital Photography starts with choosing a camera and accessories, takes you through the basics of digital photography, and leads you ultimately into the realms of storing and editing images, taking great digital video footage and much much more!Don't waste time wading through the manual -- get Need to Know? and get snapping! 1. Introduction Types of camera available. 2. How a digital camera works 3. Choosing a camera and accessories 4. Using a digital camera Beginner's guide to controls, focus, exposure, light, colour and flash photography. 5. Storing, using and editing images Scanning and re-touching old photos, storage, media Cds, e-mailing images, software, manipulating images. 6. Uses of a digital camera Trader magazine ads, holiday snaps, kids, sports photography, nature. 7. Digital videoGlossary Web Resources Useful Addressesshow more

Product details

  • Paperback | 192 pages
  • 148 x 210mm | 1,168g
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • Collins
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • UK ed.
  • 300 col illus
  • 0007180314
  • 9780007180318

About Patrick Hook

Patrick Hook is a photojournalist with a wide range of books and magazine articles to his credit. He also designs and illustrates internet websites. Patrick is a regular contributor to journals, books and websites devoted to popular technology.show more