Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Holiday Gift Guide Day 15: Digital Photography Book Review and GIVEAWAY!

About The Book:


This thorough, concise, and easy-to-use guide to capturing digital photographs provides an entire step-by-step course for budding digital photographers. All concepts are fully illustrated with sample work by internationally renowned professionals, representing editorial work, photojournalism, and everything in between. Topics covered include essential information for both film and digital photography, such as exposure controls and shutter speed, as well as digital-specific information on image editing, printing methods, and even file storage. The first digital textbook by legendary photography teacher Henry Horenstein, Digital Photography is the best guide yet for aspiring digital photographers, essential both for photographers transitioning from film to digital and those learning the art of photography for the first time.






About The Author:


Henry Horenstein is a widely published and exhibited professional photographer and the author of more than two dozen books, including the classic texts Black & White Photography andBeyond Basic Photography, and monographs such as Honky Tonk, Animalia, Show, and Close Relations. Horenstein is a professor at the Rhode Island School of Design, where he has taught for more than twenty years. He lives and works in Boston.


My Review:


Have you recently bought a digital camera? Or do you have one that you really don't know how to use to its fullest capacity? Do you have a family member or friend you loves to take pictures? 

Then Digital Photography: A Basic Manual is the perfect book for you! It is very well organized and written for the hobby photography in mind. Very easy to read, and understand, Digital Photography by Horenstein is accompanied by fantastic full color photos that will guide you through a variety of techniques so you can learn to use your camera with ease and confidence.

A perfect Christmas gift for the photography lover in your life!

I highly recommend this book and give it a huge thumbs up!

BUY IT: You can purchase Digital Photography by Henry Horenstein at your favorite bookseller, from Little Brown, a division of Hachette Book Group


WIN IT: 
Two (2) Readers 
will win 
a copy 
of 
Digital Photography: A Basic Manual


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GIVEAWAY OPEN TO U.S. and CANADA 

GIVEAWAY ENDS November 28, 2011

GOOD LUCK TO ALL!

***I received a complimentary copy of the above book, courtesy of Hachette Book Group, for the purpose of review on this blog. All opinions expressed are my own, and I have not been compensated in any other manner***

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