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Practical photography : how to shoot like a pro / [Ben Hawkins].
Title Variants:
How to shoot like a pro
Publication Information:
London : Carlton Books, 2018.
Physical Description:
208 pages : chiefly illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
General Note:
Includes index.


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771 HAW Book Adult General Collection

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Designed for both beginners and experts alike, Practical Photography: How to Shoot Like a Pro is published in association with Practical Photography and delivers a unique photography course for all levels of ability and interests. Divided into 20 distinct subject-based projects, featuring over 400 photographs and bite-sized lessons that start simple and become more challenging, it enables the reader to take control of their camera. Incorporating all the basic skills necessary to shoot fantastic images - and with modules on self-portraits, artistic light paintings, landscapes, night photography, nature, reflections, action shots, and much more besides - Practical Photography: How to Shoot Like a Pro offers a fresh and exciting approach to photography.

With friendly, jargon-free tuition on getting to know your way around your DSLR, understanding essential camera settings and editing your images, this book covers all you need to know on how to capture better photographs.

Author Notes

Bauer Media is a division of the Bauer Media Group, Europe's largest privately owned publishing Group. The Group is a worldwide media empire offering over 300 magazines in 15 countries, as well as online, TV and radio stations.

Practical Photography is the magazine for everyone with a passion for photography, combining inspirational images, expert hands-on advice, and the most authoritative gear reviews

Ben Hawkins is the group editor of Practical Photography and an experienced journalist, picture editor and judge.