Dusk to Dawn: A Guide to Landscape Photography at Night

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Rocky Nook #ad - In it, and craft of great landscape photography―teaches you how to plan, shoot, the aurora, star trails, lunar eclipses, photographer Glenn Randall―author of the bestselling The Art, meteor showers, Science, and process professional-quality images of the Milky Way, and landscapes lit solely by moonlight.

Throughout the book, randall emphasizes ways to integrate beautiful depictions of the night sky with equally compelling renditions of the land below to create complete landscape images that evoke a sense of place―and a sense of wonder. Dusk to dawn: a guide to Landscape Photography at Night is your guide to this new photographic world.

Dusk to Dawn: A Guide to Landscape Photography at Night #ad - . Today it’s only beginning. Equipped with the knowledge in this book, readers will be prepared to create their own nocturnal masterpieces. In the past, landscape photography largely ended when the last light of dusk faded from the sky. Equipped with off-the-shelf cameras, more and more photographers are venturing into the night, far beyond the comforting glow of city lights, and returning with spectacular images of places both familiar and unknown that are unlike anything seen before.

The latest digital cameras have made it easy to create images of the landscape at night that film and early digital photographers could only dream of.

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The Art, Science, and Craft of Great Landscape Photography

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Rocky Nook #ad - Understanding how our visual system analyzes images and the psychology of how we view art. The art, science, and craft of great landscape photography teaches photographers how to convert their visual peak experiences-moments of extraordinary natural beauty that evoke a sense of wonder and awe-into stunning images that elicit the same awestruck emotion in their viewers.

Randall is an experienced wilderness photographer, or simply hone your landscape photography skills from the safety of your back deck, and whether you want to venture into the mountains for once-in-a-lifetime shots of raw nature, Randall explains the art, science and craft of creating astounding images.

Randall begins by focusing on the art of landscape photography. These concepts include:understanding how the position of the sun at sunrise and sunset varies throughout the year, which will help you plan when and where to shoot. Understanding optics to predict where rainbows will appear, how polarizers will interact with reflections, and where to find spectacular light.

The Art, Science, and Craft of Great Landscape Photography #ad - Understanding how to use topographic maps and computerized mapping tools to help you find the most promising shooting locations in the wilderness. These insights will help you produce successful photographs. Randall then explores the science behind successful landscape photographs, vision, which requires understanding key concepts from geography, optics, and psychology.

Exposure is a central aspect of the craft of landscape photography, and Randall tackles the challenges of this topic from every angle-from tips on calculating exposures in the field, to achieving correct exposure in high-contrast lighting situations, to the best digital darkroom techniques. Great landscape photography can be mastered with practice and by applying the techniques taught in this book.

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Photography Night Sky: A Field Guide for Shooting after Dark

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Mountaineers Books #ad - These subjects share common photo techniques and considerations, buteach also requires a distinct approach. Photography night Sky A Field Guide for Shooting After Dark. Once captured, james martin, your digital images must be fi nished on the computer; coauthorand author of the bestselling Photography: Outdoors, delves into the settings and proceduresthat elevate an image from mundane to striking.

This clear and practical guide will help photographers of all levels portray the stunning spectacle of the night sky, preserving those special memories and moments from a life outdoors. This new guide reveals her methods and concentrates on photographing four principal subjects: stars as pointsof light, the moon, star trails, and twilight.

Photography Night Sky: A Field Guide for Shooting after Dark #ad - Photography: night sky will give you the tips and techniques you need to take stunning photographs in the dark. You’ll learn how to overcome the unique issues that confront nighttime photographers and capture images of whichyou’ll be proud. Co-author jennifer wu, an elite canon “explorer of Light” professional photographer, has become renowned for herability to capture nighttime phenomena, from quarter-phase moon rises to shooting stars to the ephemeral MilkyWay.

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The Landscape Photography Book: The step-by-step techniques you need to capture breathtaking landscape photos like the pros

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Rocky Nook #ad - There has never been a landscape book like it! table of contents chapter 1: essential gear chapter 2: camera settings & lenses chapter 3: before your Shoot Chapter 4: Composition Chapter 5: HDR & Panos Chapter 6: Long Exposures Chapter 7: Starry Skies & the Milky Way Chapter 8: Post-Processing Chapter 9: Even More Tips Chapter 10: Landscape RecipesTrim size:6 x 9 inches Rocky Nook.

Photography night Sky A Field Guide for Shooting After Dark. What gear you need, what gear you can skip, which accessories work best, and a ton of killer tips that will not only help you create better images, but make the entire experience that much more fun. How to create captivating long-exposure landscape shots that wow your viewers.

It’s all here, to the post-processing―taking your images from flat to fabulous―and best of all, it’s just one topic per page, to the shoot, from the planning, so you’ll get straight to the info you need fast. Have you ever dreamed of taking such incredible landscape photos that your friends and family say, “Wait a minute, this is your photo?! You took this?” Well, you’re in luck.

The Landscape Photography Book: The step-by-step techniques you need to capture breathtaking landscape photos like the pros #ad - Among many other topics, you’ll learn: The secrets to getting super-sharp, crisp images without having to buy a new lens. Right here, in this book, pro photographer and award-winning author Scott Kelby teaches you how to shoot and edit jaw-dropping landscape photographs. How to shoot beautiful high dynamic range images and stunning panoramas and even HDR panos!, along with how to post-process them like a pro.

Scott shares all his secrets and time-tested techniques, as he discusses everything from his go-to essential gear and camera settings to the landscape photography techniques you need to create absolutely stunning images.

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Wide-Angle Photography: Capturing Landscape, Portrait, Street, and Architectural Photographs with Wide-Angle Lenses Including Tilt-Shift Lenses

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Rocky Nook #ad - For many photographers, the results of their wide-angle attempts are a disappointment and they just can’t seem to achieve that “Wow” they are hoping for in their images. Photography night Sky A Field Guide for Shooting After Dark. The very thing that makes wide-angle photography so compelling also makes it a challenge: While you’re sure to capture a vast scene using a wide-angle lens, it can be difficult to direct the viewer’s attention when so many elements are included in an image.

Throughout the book, chris offers hands-on exercises that drive home the concepts being taught so you can learn by doing. Topics include: types of lenses and filters understanding depth of field angles of view, crop factors, design, and focal lengths Handling distortion and aberrations Composition, and context Point of view and perspective Wide-angle for various genres Panoramas and stitching images Tilt-shift lenses Hands-on exercises And much more… Rocky Nook.

. Chris also dedicates two full chapters to tilt-shift lenses for those who are interested in exploring and maximizing the fascinating capabilities these kinds of lenses offer. Whether you’re new to wide-angle lenses or you’ve been frustrated by them for a long time, expert photographer, teacher, and author Chris Marquardt is here to help.

Wide-Angle Photography: Capturing Landscape, Portrait, Street, and Architectural Photographs with Wide-Angle Lenses Including Tilt-Shift Lenses #ad - Wide-angle photography is packed with information―as well as beautiful and inspiring photography―that will help you take your wide-angle image making to the next level. In a friendly, the fundamentals you need to know, street, and interior photography, composition and design principles, architectural, but for portrait, accessible manner Chris walks you through in-depth discussions of both the advantages and the pitfalls of wide-angle photography, and the specific genres in which wide-angle lenses can be used to create outstanding images―not only for landscape photography, as well.

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The Art of Landscape Photography

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Ammonite Press BOOK-ARTOFLANDSCAPE #ad - Ammonite Press. Rocky Nook. While technique is not ignored, the emphasis is on how it impacts on the aesthetics of the image—for example, using filtration to enhance the mood of a scene rather than simply to balance the extremes of contrast. At the back of the book there will be thumbnails of all the pictures used, ISO, lens, shutter speed, aperture, with a summary of the technical details—camera, filtration—to ensure that those who crave technical information are not disappointed.

Showcases the principles of composition and aesthetic design, with numerous examples to illustrate the compositional points being discussedThere are many general titles on landscape photography, but few that really tackle the issue of composition in great depth. This guide assumes a good working knowledge of the technical basics—such as correct exposure, filtration, and sharpness—and concentrates on the "heart and soul" of landscape photography: the principles of composition and aesthetic design to convey meaning and emotion.

The Art of Landscape Photography #ad - . Photography night Sky A Field Guide for Shooting After Dark. Because of the nature of the subject matter, this is very much a picture-led book, with numerous example pictures to illustrate the compositional points being discussed.

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Collier's Guide to Night Photography in the Great Outdoors

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Collier Publishing LLC #ad - It can, be difficult to capture in a photograph, however, as it requires specialized techniques that are rarely used when shooting images during the day. Stitching huge images that can be printed very large. Grant begins by reviewing equipment and supplies that are helpful when photographing at night. Rocky Nook.

Capturing star trails with both film and digital cameras. Photography night Sky A Field Guide for Shooting After Dark. He then discusses many software programs, web sites, and mobile apps that will help you plan your shots. Ammonite Press. Stacking images and blending multiple exposures to increase detail. Many of these techniques can not be found in other night photography books, which tend to focus mainly on the basics.

Collier's Guide to Night Photography in the Great Outdoors #ad - Finally, he offers extensive advice on how to capture and process images at night. He goes beyond the basics and teaches how to blend multiple exposures and create huge stitched images to capture incredibly detailed photos that you never before thought possible! Some of the topics covered include: - How to photograph the Milky Way, air glow, lightning, lava, eclipses, meteors, northern lights, and more! - What moon phases to shoot under.

27% off was $29. 95 the night sky may be the most awe-inspiring spectacle that any of us will ever see. Using an equatorial mount or star tracker.

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Mastering Long Exposure: The Definitive Guide for Photographers

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Ammonite Press #ad - Rocky Nook. Whether you’re taking photographs in the dead of night or looking to create an ethereal effect with water or clouds during the day, long exposures are among the most challenging areas of photography. Photography night Sky A Field Guide for Shooting After Dark. Ammonite Press. Yet, just as the demands placed upon the photographer are exceptional, so too are the images that can be created when you push your camera to its limits.

Very often there are physical obstacles to overcome, an inability to predict movement during the exposure, whether it’s being unable to see to frame your shot or focus, or simply the need to hold your camera steady while the shutter is open. There are also numerous technical issues to resolve, such as striking a balance between ISO and noise, dealing with high dynamic range, and maintaining the best possible image quality when the laws of physics are working against you.

Mastering Long Exposure: The Definitive Guide for Photographers #ad - So whether you want to master star trail photography, shoot cityscapes at dusk, or use blur creatively, paint with light, this is the only book you’ll need. Packed with stunning photography throughout, the author’s expert advice, and tricks are augmented by Masterclasses from some of the world’s leading long exposure champions, tips, each sharing the secrets of their success.

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Night Photography and Light Painting: Finding Your Way in the Dark

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Routledge #ad - From urban night photography to photographing the landscape by starlight or moonlight, from painting your subject with light to creating a subject with light, this book provides a complete guide to digital night photography and light painting. Photography night Sky A Field Guide for Shooting After Dark.

This new edition of night photography presents the practical techniques of shooting at night alongside theory and history, illustrated with clear, concise examples, and charts and stunning images. Focal Press. Lance keimig, one of the premier experts on night photography, has put together a comprehensive reference that will show you ways to capture images you never thought possible.

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Mastering Landscape Photography

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Ammonite Press BOOK-MASTERINGLAND #ad - Photography night Sky A Field Guide for Shooting After Dark. Navigational skills are useful to find potential subjects. Ammonite Press. Focal Press. Above all, empathy for the natural world is a prerequisite. Authoritative text explains the theories and "rules" of composition: the importance of balance, the power of leading lines, visual weight, harmony and symmetry, and the ability to create depth in an image.

A final instructive chapter details the practical techniques of postproduction workflow, from the processing of images to proofing, to displaying or printing the final results. Beginning with a comprehensive guide to the choice of cameras, iso, shutter speed, dynamic range—and an appreciation of the effects of light on the landscape, lenses, Taylor goes on to discuss the fundamentals of exposure—aperture, and other equipment and accessories, at various times of the day and in all types of weather.

Mastering Landscape Photography #ad - Rocky Nook. Ammonite Press. The definitive guide to capturing beautiful and compelling images outdoors Landscape photography can be a solitary experience, but award-winning landscape photographer David Taylor believes creativity requires a certain amount of peaceful contemplation to flourish. What skills or requirements, does a successful landscape photographer need? An ability not to mind getting cold or wet is one that springs to immediately to mind, therefore, but a landscape photographer also has to understand how the weather and the seasons affect the landscape.

The author's own stunning photography transports the reader from coastal regions to hills and mountains, through woodland and moorland, in all seasons and weather, in the light of day and the dark of night.

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Understanding Exposure, Fourth Edition: How to Shoot Great Photographs with Any Camera

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Amphoto Books #ad - With an emphasis on finding the right exposure even in tricky situations, freeze action, flash, while also exploring filters, Understanding Exposure shows you how to get or lose sharpness and contrast in images, and take the best meter readings, and light. Ammonite Press. In this newly updated edition, veteran photographer Bryan Peterson explains the fundamentals of light, aperture, and shutter speed and how they interact with and influence one another.

Focal Press. With all new images, as well as an expanded section on flash, tips for using colored gels, and advice on shooting star trails, this revised edition will clarify exposure for photographers of all levels. Watson-Guptill Publications. Photography night Sky A Field Guide for Shooting After Dark. This newly revised edition of Bryan Peterson's most popular book demystifies the complex concepts of exposure in photography, allowing readers to capture the images they want.

Understanding Exposure, Fourth Edition: How to Shoot Great Photographs with Any Camera #ad - Ammonite Press. Rocky Nook. Understanding exposure has taught generations of photographers how to shoot the images they want by demystifying the complex concepts of exposure in photography.

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