Photographers can focus on just what they need with this no-nonsense guide to lighting and exposure. It provides key how-to information in short, to-the-point nuggets, so you can start taking better pictures instantly. Master photographer George Schaub outlines 25 basic photographic concepts and principles, such as how to set up a high-contrast scene, create silhouettes or backlight. He then explains how to apply them to real-world shooting scenarios. Lavish and fun photos illustrate each concept, making it easy for readers to see the effects of every technique.