Extraordinary Everyday Photography: Awaken Your Vision To Create Stunning Images Wherever You Are by Brenda TharpExtraordinary Everyday Photography: Awaken Your Vision To Create Stunning Images Wherever You Are by Brenda Tharp

Extraordinary Everyday Photography: Awaken Your Vision To Create Stunning Images Wherever You Are

byBrenda Tharp, Jed Manwaring

Paperback | August 21, 2012

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Through accessible discussions and exercises, readers learn to use composition, available light, color, and point of view to create stunning photographs in any environment. 

Photographers are born travelers. They’ll go any distance to capture the right light, beautiful landscapes, wildlife, and people. But exotic locales aren’t necessary for interesting photographs. Wonderful images are hiding almost everywhere; you just need to know how to find them.

Extraordinary Everyday Photography
will help you search beyond the surface to find the unexpected wherever you are, be it a downtown street, a local park, or your own front lawn. Authors Brenda Tharp and Jed Manwaring encourage amateur photographers to slow down, open their eyes, and respond to what they see to create compelling images that aren’t overworked. Inspiring photo examples from the authors, taken with DSLRs, compact digital cameras, and even iPhones, show that it is the photographer's eye and creative vision--not the gear--that make a great image.
Brenda Tharp is a professional photographer and author of Creative Nature & Outdoor Photography, Revised Edition (Amphoto, 2010). Her work has appeared in Outdoor Photographer, Audubon, Discovery, Forbes, Sierra, and Sunset, and clients include Audubon, Canon, the National Park Service, and the Sierra Club. Brenda teaches workshops at ...
Title:Extraordinary Everyday Photography: Awaken Your Vision To Create Stunning Images Wherever You AreFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 10.81 × 8.47 × 0.42 inPublished:August 21, 2012Publisher:Potter/TenSpeed/HarmonyLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:081743593X

ISBN - 13:9780817435936

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from A book of challenges If you are looking for inspiration and motivation to practice photography and do not want to join a camera club, this book is the next best thing. Each chapter acts as a challenge to try new ways of composing an image
Date published: 2017-06-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Interesting ideas A well written and illustrated book with a good range of interesting ideas and suggestions about how to compose more exciting photographs. The aim is to help develop your own sense of scene and see interesting images in your own environment. I will certainly be experimenting with some of their ideas Well worth a read
Date published: 2014-09-23

Table of Contents

Contents
Introduction
Chapter 1: Finding Fresh Vision
Chapter 2: The Moment of Perception
Chapter 3: Discovering Pictures Where You Live
Chapter 4: Expanding the Creative Process
Chapter 5: Capturing Everyday Moments
Chapter 6: Finding Your Point of View
Chapter 7: Creating Strong Compositions
Chapter 8: Exploring the Light Around You
Chapter 9: Photographing at Dusk and Dawn
Chapter 10: Photographing the Night Around You
Chapter 11: Resources: Apps and Other Software
Acknowledgments
Index