A full-color guide to the art of digital portraitphotography
Portrait photography entails taking posed photographs ofindividuals or set scenery and is the most common photo style amongthe most novice photography hobbyist to the most advancedphotographer. With this easy-to-understand guide, bestsellingauthor and professional photographer Doug Sahlin walks you throughthe best techniques for getting professional-quality digitalportraits.
Packed with hundreds of full-color photos and screen shots, thisbook discusses best practices for taking formal portraits, weddingphotos, event photos, casual photos, and more. You'll examine thedifference between using the built-in flash and natural lightingand take a look at the benefits of upgrading to a photo lightingkit and pro backdrop.Portrait photography is the most popular style ofphotography Features helpful information for everyone from beginnerhobbyists to advanced photographers Shares insider tips for selecting equipment and choosing fromthe various tools for portrait photography Walks you through working with a wide range of subjects,including children, pets, and wildlife Discusses lighting and editing images Takes a look at ways to create a portrait that is suitable forframing
Make sure your subjects are ready for their close ups with thisfun and friendly guide to digital portrait photography.