"authors Galer and Horvat have done a great job of putting together an informtive and practical guide covering what's most important for digital photographers." - Digital Photographer
"Although the pages are a little too crowded with text and images, the book's excellent content is complemented by high quality paper stock, good color reproduction, a companion Web site and CD, making this a great addition to any digital photographer's library." - Digital Photographer
"A must for any photographer, whether an absolute beginner or one in advanced mode...Plough through Digital Imaging: Essential Skills, followed by Photoshop CS2: Essential Skills, memorise every other word and you will be the king of your camera club." - Amateur Photographer
Published reviews of previous edition:
'Whether you are a student or, like myself, a long-tooth after some top tips, Galer and Horvat's book should find a good home.'
Joel Lacey, Amateur Photographer
'...[part of] a series of very well laid out books with a clear step by step approach to each subject, coupled with examples, activities to try out, and assignments. Included are gallerys which give an inspiration into what can be achieved, along with recommended further reading.'
About the Author
Mark Galer is the Program Director and Senior lecturer at RMIT University in the School of Media and Communication, Australia. He is also co-writer of their popular online photography courses. He has lectured in photography in the UK and Australia and has worked commercially as a freelance photographer on corporate and editorial assignments. He has written numerous top-selling photography books, including Photography Foundations for Art & Design, the Popular Photoshop Elements; Maximum Performance and Photoshop; Essential Skills series. He is an Official Adobe Ambassador for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements.