The New Art of Photographing Nature

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The New Art of Photographing Nature

An Updated Guide to Composing Stunning Images of Animals, Nature, and Landscapes

By Art Wolfe; Martha Hill

Amphoto Books, Paperback, 9780770433154, 224pp.

Publication Date: April 2, 2013

Description
A new spin on the classic guide to composing stunning images of nature and wildlife
What is the difference between a good picture and a great one? In this fully revised edition of the classic bestseller "The Art of Photographing Nature, " master photographer Art Wolfe and former "Audubon" photo editor Martha Hill team up to explain the art of composing images of enduring beauty. Against a backdrop of more than 250 photographs of nature, wildlife, and landscapes, they share insights and advice about what works and what doesn t, and how small changes can take an image from ordinary to extraordinary. Throughout, all-new tips from digital imaging expert Tim Grey show readers how to make the most of digital technology, whether by choosing the right color space, understanding sensor size, or removing distracting elements in post-processing. The result is an invaluable collection of expert advice updated for the modern age.


About the Author
ART WOLFE's stunning images are recognized throughout the world for their mastery of color, composition, and perspective. Wolfe is a recipient of the Photographic Society of America's Progress Medal and the coveted Alfred Eisenstaedt Magazine Photography Award, as well as a Lifetime Achievement award by the North American Nature Photography Association. Wolfe's television series, "Art Wolfe's Travels to the Edge," airs on PBS stations throughout the country. He is also a popular speaker for such companies as Microsoft, IBM, and Sheraton Hotels. He can be found at artwolfe.com as well as on Facebook and Twitter. MARTHA HILL is a freelance writer and the former photo editor of Audubon magazine. TIM GREY is regarded as one of the top educators in digital imaging, having written more than a dozen books and hundreds of articles. He can be found at timgrey.com.


Praise For The New Art of Photographing Nature

"Art Wolfe's photographs are magically composed and stunningly beautiful." - Edward O. Wilson