Photography Exposure, 2nd edition, is a comprehensive guide to the theory of exposure, explaining the fundamental relationship between the photographic. Composition, lighting and exposure are fundamental elements of the photographer’s toolkit. Being able By: David Präkel Media of Basics Photography Box Set. Basics Photography Lighting by David Prakel, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Feb 03, Herno rated it liked it. Very much a theory book, with a few examples.

About David Photoggaphy David Prakel was given his first camera at the age of 9 and photography has played a central role in his life ever since. Since completing a degree in psychology at the University of Manchester, David has enjoyed a diverse career in journalism, photography and education.

Looking for beautiful books? Contents How to get the most out of this book. Basic theory; Colour theory; Exposure ; Case study: But what makes a winning composition? This website uses cookies to improve user experience. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller ;rakel

After reading this book, Lighitng realized that lacking of good sense for natural lighting and lacking of knowledge of how to control artificial lighting was the problem. Natural light, available light and photographic light sources in the studio are all explained and key guidance given on how to measure light for the best photographic exposure.


May 19, in Everything else Tags: An Introduction to Photographic Lighting.

One person found this helpful. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. Add all three to Cart Add all three to List. After gaining a BSc in Psychology at the University of Manchester, bu enjoyed a successful and diverse career as a freelance journalist and magazine editor, publishing and computer consultant, trainer and music critic.

If you’re looking for a jolt of inspiration, this is the perfect book for you.

Photography Exposure

Jan 02, Alper added it Shelves: Controlling light Studios Shaping light Building light Exercise: Artists paint with oils or watercolors, photographers paint with light. Understanding lighting is fundamental to good photography and a good photographer learns to paint with light.

By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Lightijg Policy. Even for absolute starters who knows nothing about focal length or DOF, this book helps. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Continuous light; Flash; Case study: Learn more about Amazon Prime. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Some really exquisite lightings such as Rembrandt lighting and film lighting are also shortly explained with illustrations.

Sections thereafter cover shutter speed and time, aperture and depth of field, light meters, and dynamic range. He runs his own photographic training workshops in Northumberland and is a part-time lecturer at Cumbria Institute of the Arts.


The drawings are so detail and allow you to clearly understand and clearly see the effects of various placements of lighting, and how variations will affect the subject.

The book as a whole, but particularly this final section, will be extremely inspirational to students and those wishing to push their creative boundaries.

Composition (Basics Photography #1) by David Präkel

Amazon Rapids Fun stories prakwl kids on the go. How a shot is lit can greatly change the feeling it gives the viewer. January 18, in Everything else Tags: Bernadett Egyed rated it it was amazing Aug 21, The final section uncovers different methods of capturing photogra;hy using light in a creative way, like camera-less images known as photo grams, or holding sparklers in front of an open shutter. I personally recommend getting Basics Photography: How to get the most out of this book.

How any image is lit will change how the viewer sees and interprets the content.