The Betterphoto Guide to Photographing Light

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The Betterphoto Guide to Photographing Light

Learn to Capture Stunning Light in Any Situation

By Jim Miotke; Kerry Drager

Amphoto Books, Paperback, 9780817424985, 224pp.

Publication Date: April 3, 2012

Learn how light can breathe new life into your photos
Do you take too many snapshots and not enough wow shots? If so, you may be spending more time thinking about your subjects than thinking about the light. In "The BetterPhoto Guide to Light, " veteran photography instructors Jim Miotke and Kerry Drager help amateur shooters of all levels master this basic ingredient of compelling photography. You ll learn how to identify the best light, fix common lighting problems, and, most important, take stunning photos with whatever light you have. Full of image examples, hands-on assignments, and proven techniques, this book will show you how to expand your vision and take your photography to the next level.

About the Author
Miotke has been a photographer for 15 years and runs, a free Web site dedicated to helping budding photographers take better photos.

Drager's work has appeared in many magazines and newspapers, and he also writes a column or The Sacremento Bee.