It covers the basics of shooting close including gear and technique. The first book in the understanding photography series understanding exposure was a runaway best seller with more than 250 000 copies sold.
Bryan peterson is a professional photographer an internationally known instructor and the best selling author of understanding exposure understanding shutter speed learning to see creatively understanding digital photography and beyond portraiture.
Bryan peterson photography books. How to shoot great photographs. Bryan has been a successful commercial photographer for over 35 years whose clients include american express kodak ups phillips and citibank. In addition he is the founder of the online photography school the perfect picture school.
Perhaps some of the bad reproductions are due to the made in china printing techniques. This is my top recommendation if you re looking for a place to dive into close up and macro photography. Without question the most popular course ever taught on the internet.
This reader review of brian peterson s understanding exposure was submitted by one of digital photography school s beloved forum moderators saralonde thanks for going to the time to write this review saralonde. Bryan peterson has a way of teaching the basics. He has also been a contributing editor at popular photography.
I generally like bryan peterson s work but this book is far from his best work and is simply disappointing. Eligible for free shipping. Based in part on bryan s worldwide best selling book understanding exposure each weekly lesson unravels the often confusing and intimidating world of exposure.
Bryan peterson has 37 books on goodreads with 23285 ratings. Bryan peterson chris hurtt us 169 6 weeks. How to shoot great photographs with any camera.
Free shipping by amazon. Understanding close up photography by bryan peterson. In addition he has received awards from the communication arts photography annual seven times print magazine four times and has also won the prestigious new york art directors gold award.
The book is well illustrated and easy to follow. This isn t a beginner book but a book a seasoned photography could get fresh ideas from. Bryan peterson s most popular book is understanding exposure.
Now author bryan peterson brings his signature style to another important photography topic. 1 16 of 64 results for bryan peterson photography books skip to main search results amazon prime. By bryan peterson aug 18 2009.
Of all the photography books i have on my bookshelf and believe me i have quite a few this is the one that stands out as the most helpful. Learning the basics of photography. Overall this is a 10 book at best rather than a 21 dollar book.
Bryan peterson s understanding photography field guide. While there are newer books out there this one was published in 2009 the content is evergreen. So many photography books are information that is dated and you could have found the info yourself by googling.
No prize winning photography in this book.