Originally designed as an eBook, this guide is now available as a black-and-white reprint.
Finish: A5 spiral bound book (also available in A4)
This is a trial service until 31 December 2017.
Many family members run for cover when they see a
camera pointed at them, so you have to work quickly and confidently to
capture the images you want of family and friends. This 161-page book,
the most in-depth of the Essential Guide series so far, takes you
step-by-step through the techniques and equipment which are key to
getting images of your family right in a variety of situations.
is often an important element in portraiture and so this book will
teach you what options are available, help you to understand how
lighting affects your images and the settings you need to control light
from your flashgun or built-in flash. You will also learn ways to manage
light levels and to balance flash with ambient light.
your more willing subjects you will get tips on how best to pose your
family members and frame the shot for the best results. Choice of lens,
focusing settings and camera overrides are also covered in this
comprehensive guide to family portraits.161 pages long