Discover how to take compelling photographs utilizing all the
awesome features of your digital camera. 101 Quick and Easy
Secrets to Create Winning Photographs shows you how to use
composition and technical methods and creative and artistic
applications to achieve amazing images, using both in-camera
and post-processing techniques. Every chapter covers a different
overall theme, with each technique laid out in a two-page spread
that features easy-to-follow instructions to achieve the shot and
stunning, full-color photographs showing the results. You'll learn
how to manipulate images with light and shadow, make people
and animals look more lifelike, create a mood using the weather,
make colors pop, and even add unusual effects to your photographs.
Each image incorporates different photography skills or
specific camera features so you really discover how to get the most
out of your digital camera. One part photo essay collection and
one part how-to, 101 Quick and Easy Secrets to Create Winning
Photographs is perfect for new digital camera owners who are
eager to learn how to get amazing photographs.
Matthew Bamberg began his career in the arts as a graduate student at San Francisco State University in 1992. He completed his Master's in Creative Arts in 1997. His catalog of photographs consists of thousands of images from his travels in Myanmar, Cambodia, Vietnam, Argentina, Uruguay, Canada, Morocco, Russia, the Baltic states and countries throughout Europe. In 1999, Bamberg began photographing mid-century architecture and signage. His prints began selling locally and, later, all over Southern California. In 2005, Bamberg's book Digital Art Photography for Dummies was published. In 2008 Bamberg authored many books for Thomson Learning. His book The 50 Greatest Photo Opportunities in San Francisco, published in 2008, is still popular today. In 2009, his three books from the series 101 Quick and Easy Photography Secrets were published. In 2010, Bamberg authored New Image Frontiers-Defining the Future of Photography. In 2011, he authored Beginning HDR Photography and Photography Applications for Cloud Computing.