Item description for Basics Photography: Capturing Colour (Basics Photography (Numbered)) by Phil Malpas...
To create great photographs, the photographer must understand color. Basics Photography: Capturing Colour guides beginning photographers through the basics of color theory and explains how humans perceive color, the color of light, how to use filtration and white balance, how to use color to generate dynamic images, and how to successfully translate captured color into the photographic print. Fully illustrated with clear and concise diagrams and inspiring photographs, this is an ideal book for photographers at every level who want to master color in order to create their own exciting images.
* Color theory, plus how to use color * More than 200 stunning full-color photos * Clear, concise diagrams
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.9" Width: 6.22" Height: 0.71" Weight: 1.01 lbs.
Release Date Nov 27, 2007
Publisher AVA Publishing
ISBN 294037306X ISBN13 9782940373062
Availability 0 units.
More About Phil Malpas
Phil Malpas, a photographer and writer, served as a director of Photofolio, a commercial gallery in the north of England. He teaches photographic techniques around the world for the tour company Light and Land. He lives in Swindon, UK.
Reviews - What do customers think about Basics Photography: Capturing Colour (Basics Photography (Numbered))?
Review Aug 18, 2008
This book covers the basics of light and colo(u)r in digital and film photography with good text and good pictures. Both theory and practice are covered in this book. Text is concise and to the point. This book is recommended for both new and expirienced photographers.
A step-by-step guide accessible to beginners yet packed with tips May 6, 2008
Given the proper equipment, a little training, and a modicum of talent, anyone can produce photographs of gallery or museum quality. Professional freelance photographer Phil Malpas presents Capturing Colour, an in-depth guide covering both film and digital photography. Illustrated with high-quality, full-color photographs throughout, the better to show examples of specific techniques and processes, Capturing Colour discusses color theory, filtration and filter systems, the option of deliberately choosing to limit one's color palette, processing and printing choices, and much more. A step-by-step guide accessible to beginners yet packed with tips, tricks, and techniques that even seasoned veterans are sure to find useful. Enthusiastically recommended for amateur, student, and professional photographers alike.