Guia essencial para o estudante de fotografia profissional by Grant Scott

By Grant Scott

Capturar e compartilhar imagens fotográficas são práticas bastante comuns atualmente, que estão ao alcance de todos. No entanto, neste universo electronic do século xxi, no qual milhões de pessoas se comunicam todos os dias por meio de fotografias, nem sempre é fácil saber quais conhecimentos um fotógrafo deve reunir para conseguir se distinguir dos demais como profissional.

O livro que você tem em mãos é um fabric imprescindível para qualquer estudante de fotografia, pois, além de oferecer uma visão completa do mundo da fotografia profissional, apresenta todos aqueles aspectos que não costumam ser abordados em manuais técnicos, mas que ajudam a entender o funcionamento dessa profissão tão criativa, competitiva e emocionante. Este guia explica desde como desenvolver uma voz fotográfica pessoal ou se especializar em uma determinada área até o papel dos agentes e dos bancos de imagens e aspectos práticos como responder pedidos, emitir notas fiscais ou tratar de questões relacionadas a direitos autorais... Guia essencial para o estudante de fotografia profissional reúne, ainda, diversos comentários e conselhos úteis para quem pretende se profissionalizar no mundo da fotografia. Além disso, apresenta relatos de histórias reais vivenciadas por fotógrafos profissionais de renome, proporcionando uma imagem viva e dinâmica desse ofício.
Grant Scott é fotógrafo profissional. Depois de atuar durante quinze anos como diretor de fotografia de livros e revistas como Elle e Tatler, no ano 2000 ele decidiu abrir seu próprio estúdio como fotógrafo free-lancer, trabalho que executa até os dias de hoje, paralelamente às aulas que ministra no curso de graduação em Fotografia Editorial e Publicitária da Universidade de Gloucestershire, na Inglaterra. Algumas de suas fotografias fazem parte da coleção permanente do MoMa, em Nova York, e também da Tate Gallery, do Victoria & Albert Museum e da British Library, em Londres.

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The VueScan Bible: Everything You Need to Know for Perfect by Sascha Steinhoff

By Sascha Steinhoff

VueScan is the world's most generally used software program interface for digitizing movie and prints on flatbed and movie scanners. This robust but reasonable software helps over 1500 scanners and 321 camera uncooked dossier varieties, and is on the market for Mac OS X, home windows, and Linux.

Much greater than an easy scanner software, VueScan helps you to practice capabilities resembling colour recovery, including sprucing filters, adjusting white stability, rotating photographs, and batch scanning a number of photos. It additionally presents output to a number of codecs together with TIFF, JPEG, and searchable PDF documents (even all 3 simultaneously). the professional model outputs to the uncooked structure and offers thoughts for colour changes, and extra.

Despite its reputation, the documentation for VueScan doesn't offer adequate details to take advantage of the whole strength of the approach and makes it tricky to start. The VueScan Bible is the lacking handbook for brand spanking new, skilled, and potential clients of VueScan.

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The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: The Unofficial Quintessential by Brian Matsumoto Ph. D,Carol F. Roullard

By Brian Matsumoto Ph. D,Carol F. Roullard

The Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2: The Unofficial imperative advisor offers a wealth of knowledge insights for proprietors of this strong HD digicam. With its digital viewfinder and interchangeable lenses, the GH2 is in a position to not just recording professional-quality nonetheless photographs, yet has the additional skill to list HD video besides. The mirrorless layout complements the camera's versatility past that of so much electronic unmarried lens reflex (DSLR) cameras. With the correct adapters, it might probably use almost any manufacturer's guide concentration, legacy lens. it's smaller than a regular DSLR in either measurement and weight, and keeps computerized focusing whereas recording movies power that's lacking in lots of DSLR cameras.

With the GH2, Panasonic has considerably accelerated the video functions past these of past types. one of the advancements is the facility to regulate the body cost and shutter velocity whilst filming video, giving clients larger regulate over the movie-making procedure.

In this advisor, authors Brian Matsumoto and Carol F. Roullard discover and clarify the good points and features of the GH2 digicam intimately, as they disguise every thing from the fundamental beneficial properties of the digital camera to various complicated photographic purposes. The informative textual content is illustrated with instance pictures throughout.

Readers will learn the way to:

  • Control the main simple digital camera functions-focus and exposure
  • Navigate the camera's menu system
  • Achieve various creative results utilizing a variety of digicam settings
  • Use the camera's automatic controls, and override these controls to procure greater exposure
  • Use the GH2 in its video mode to procure HD videos
  • Post-process pictures and movies on a computer
  • Expand the camera's use by way of mounting it on a telescope or microscope

And a lot more...

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The Fujifilm X-Pro2: 115 X-Pert Tips to Get the Most Out of by Pfirstinger Rico

By Pfirstinger Rico

during this booklet, well known Fuji Rumors "X-Pert nook" columnist Rico Pfirstinger teaches in regards to the little-known features of the Fujifilm X-Pro2, which he’s discovered through months of in-depth study and experimentation with the digital camera. After a short assessment of the camera’s uncomplicated features, Rico cuts to the chase and gives a plethora of tips and useful directions no longer present in the user's handbook. With this data, it is possible for you to to take complete good thing about the services of the X-Pro2.

The Fujifilm X-series cameras have impressive gains yet may perhaps require an adjustment interval for these new to utilizing those cameras, even photographers who've been lifetime shooters. This advisor may also help you to quick believe cozy utilizing your digicam that you should in achieving very good effects.

Topics coated include:

•Menu shortcuts
•Long exposures
•Firmware upgrades
•Hybrid autofocus system
•Auto and handbook focusing
•Face detection
•ISOless sensor
•Dynamic diversity expansion
•Film simulations
•Custom settings
•RAW conversion
•Adapted lenses
•And a lot more…

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The Art of iPhone Photography: Creating Great Photos and Art by Bob Weil,Nicki Fitz-Gerald

By Bob Weil,Nicki Fitz-Gerald

The artwork of iPhone Photography explores how forty five of latest most sensible iPhonegraphers from world wide conceived, composed, and created a few of their most interesting and best-known pieces-all of their personal phrases. via an figuring out of the artists' visions, inventive judgements, and strategies, starting via complicated iPhoneographers will instantly manage to observe what they examine and take their very own photographic artwork to the following level.

Key gains of the booklet include:

  • A good selection of kinds and topics: Landscapes, highway images, abstracts, structure, graphics, collages, idea items, etc.
  • Detailed tutorials: instance works of art from authors and contributing photographers followed by way of descriptions of the way every piece used to be produced from either an artistic and technical standpoint
  • Explanations for functional use of approximately a hundred apps, together with BlurFX, Camera+, Iris photograph Suite (now Laminar), Juxtaposer, Photogene2, Pixlr-o-matic, ScratchCam FX, Snapseed, Superimpose, and TouchRetouch
  • iPhoneography gallery: a beautiful exhibit of works through outstanding iPhoneographers

Always on, regularly handy, and inconspicuously deployed, modern-day smartphones empower us to checklist the area in ever more recent and extra own methods. by means of leveraging the photo-editing functions came upon at the iPhone, expert and beginner photographers alike may be able to create not just editorial imagery, but additionally inventive art.

"Nicki Fitz-Gerald and Bob Weil, at, have outfitted a group devoted to the burgeoning collaboration among paintings and expertise that's iPhoneography. Their web site, and now this ebook, provide wide, in-depth tutorials either for budding iPhoneographers seeking to boost their craft, and execs trying to harness a brand new toolkit in provider in their vision.

What they carry to the desk is their trust that 'revealing the guy backstage' doesn't shrink the trainer. method doesn't the artist make, however it does permit the newcomer to discover his or her personal voice. With millions of apps on hand and extra flooding the marketplace day-by-day, each new iPhoneographer wonders, What apps should still i exploit? the reply to that question is so complicated, with such a lot of variables, that an illustrated educational comparable to this turns into a useful device. there's particularly not anything like it.

It doesn't provide the recommendation of a unmarried artist or exhibit photographs from a small creative section. certainly, it bargains up tales, wisdom, tips, and secrets and techniques from a few of the key avid gamers within the formation of this flow, showcasing greater than forty artists and tutorials and eighty pages of iPhonic art."

- Daria Polichetti, Co-Founder of l. a. cellular Arts Festival

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Preserving Your Family Photographs: International Edition by Maureen Taylor

By Maureen Taylor

Taylor outlines in easy steps how you can retailer your loved ones images through the use of the tools that conservators and photograph curators use daily. you are going to find out how to:
Identify the kinds of wear already performed to the photographs on your assortment.
Take care of your whole images in order that harm is something of the past.
Select a conservator to fix broken photos
Preserve your electronic photographs
Take benefit of reasonably cheap choices to conventional picture renovation techniques.

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The Enthusiast's Guide to Lightroom: 55 Photographic by Rafael Concepcion

By Rafael Concepcion

If you’re a passionate photographer and you’re able to take your paintings to the following point, The Enthusiast’s Guide ebook sequence used to be created only for you. even if you’re diving head first right into a new subject or exploring a vintage topic, Enthusiast’s Guides are designed that will help you quick study extra a few subject, topic, or software program so that you can increase your photography.

The Enthusiast’s consultant to Lightroom: fifty five Photographic rules you must Know teaches you the way to get the main out of Adobe Lightroom. Chapters are damaged down right into a sequence of numbered classes, with each one lesson offering what you want to start in your trip to harnessing Lightroom's strength in an effort to set up, strategy, and proportion your pictures. during this ebook, that's divided into 7 chapters that come with 50 photographic classes that can assist you overcome Lightroom, photographer and writer Rafael "RC" Concepcion covers organizing, uploading, constructing, outputting, and sharing your photos with Adobe Lightroom.

Written in a pleasant and approachable demeanour and illustrated with examples that force domestic every one lesson, The Enthusiast’s advisor to Lightroom is designed to be potent and effective, pleasant and enjoyable. learn a whole bankruptcy without delay, or learn only one subject at a time. With both procedure, you’ll quick study much so that you can expectantly dive into Lightroom and create wonderful images.

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Mastering Exposure: All You Need to Know to Take Perfect by David Nightingale

By David Nightingale

You don't desire a booklet to take strong photographs to any extent further; such a lot (but now not all) of the time your digicam, or your mobilephone, will deal with issues for you. but when you do not know what it truly is doing - you do not know how you can reveal images - you cannot take part the true enjoyable of photography.

With this publication, even though, you are going to quick grasp the main rules, and snatch a couple of easy recommendations that would open up a global of gorgeous sunsets, shrewdpermanent silhouettes, mild trails and bokeh - in addition to refined ideas like HDR, guide publicity mixing, and concentration stacking.

Armed with this information the electronic pictures you proportion will stand head-and-shoulders above the remaining, and you will have no challenge utilizing that movie digital camera or used Polaroid you picked up at that garage-sale.

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David Busch's Sony Cyber-shot DSC RX100 V FAST TRACK GUIDE by David Busch

By David Busch

This booklet comes in either paperback and Kindle models. do not buy the Kindle model after which bitch since it is not a hardcopy!

With Sony's most recent model of its wildly-popular RX100 cameras, the Mark V, the corporate has packaged up the main pleasing good points of complex electronic cameras and crammed them into an ultra-compact Wi-Fi/NFC-capable physique with an awesome array of positive factors. It boasts a comparatively quick Zeiss f/1.8-f/2.8 zoom lens, SteadyShot optical picture stabilization, 20 megapixels of answer, an digital viewfinder, and integrated flash. An leading edge "stacked" CMOS Exmor R 1-inch sensor offers quick photograph seize and processing, making the 4K video, quick non-stop taking pictures, and video body charges as much as 960/1000 fps attainable. It has shutter accelerates to 1/32000th moment, and the power to shoot excessive answer nonetheless photographs whereas recording HD video.

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Gearing up for HDR Photography (The Art of Photography Book by Ryan Crane

By Ryan Crane

If we glance on the literal definition, HDR or excessive Dynamic variety electronic images is a creative and technical jump that takes you past the conventional point of images. For passionate images, however,it is far greater than that!
The process has develop into so renowned that each photographer desires to take that breakthrough and adventure what HDR images relatively is. even if you've been training images professionally or simply taking your child steps within the box as newbie, studying HDR images can relatively assist you up your online game. photos processed with HDR thoughts bargains the next caliber and lots more and plenty extra pride to a images than a customary, typical photograph ever will.
And that allows you to find out about HDR images and strategies, this ebook has all of it. So,whether you're studying HDR since you are enthusiastic about images and need to additional polish your ability set, you try to seize prime quality photographs for a category venture, otherwise you intend to make your specialist profession to the subsequent point, this booklet is all you must study HDR images.
This e-book covers the large photograph, small goods, workflow feedback, pictures, techniques, steps, guidance, notes, and masses extra – all integrated to teach how HDR works and the way you could provide that top of the range end for your pictures after clicking and processing it.

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