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Photography 101 for Beginners: Learn Digital Photography Basics on How to Use Your DSLR Camera - An Introduction to Photography
 
 

Photography 101 for Beginners: Learn Digital Photography Basics on How to Use Your DSLR Camera - An Introduction to Photography [Kindle Edition]

Stephen Hockman
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Photography 101 for Beginners: Learn Digital Photography Basics on How to Use Your DSLR Camera – An Introduction to Photography


As a new photographer you’ve got to start somewhere.

And, that’s the purpose of this book. To provide you with an introduction to photography and get you started on the path to becoming a great photographer!

Within the pages of this Photography 101 for Beginners Guide you’ll find everything you need to know as a beginning photographer. You’ll learn all of the common terms and definitions related to photography, enabling you to understand and speak the lingo. You’ll also learn digital photography basics on exposure and how different settings, such as aperture, shutter speed and ISO affect a photograph’s outcome.

We’ll also teach you about the various exposure modes on your DSLR camera, including the manual mode and semi-automatic modes. If you’ve never heard of (or were confused by) the aperture priority and shutter priority modes, don’t worry because we’ll teach you all about them in this book.

A Valuable Resource for Understanding Digital Photography Basics for Beginner Photographers


Within this book you’ll also learn about the internal light meter on your camera and how it affects the outcome of your photos. You’ll discover tricks on how this indispensable feature can be used to help you capture better photographs!

As you get deeper into photography you’ll find yourself wanting to capture certain types of photos but your current lens set up won’t allow it. We’ll go through all of the different types of lens choices available on the market and teach you how to pick the best one for your shots.

Finally, as a photographer you need to make a decision on whether to shoot in Raw or Jpeg mode. If you have no idea what these terms mean (or if you’ve always been scared of Raw) don’t worry. We’ll teach you everything you need to know about each format and you’ll walk away knowing which one you should be shooting in.

If you’re just beginning photography then this book is perfect for you! Grab your copy today and start learning the fundamentals of photography and the hidden power of your DSLR camera. By the end you’ll be well on your way to becoming a great photographer!

Complete List of Things You’ll Learn in this Introduction to Photography


- 30+ Common terms and definitions every photographer should know
- What camera exposure is how different camera settings affect it
- An introduction to aperture, shutter speed and ISO and how each can be used to manipulate a photograph
- How exposure is measured – in “stops”
- A trick on how you can interchange aperture, shutter speed and ISO to achieve a perfect exposure
- What manual exposure mode is and how it’s used
- What semi-automatic modes are (aperture priority and shutter priority) and how they are used
- What exposure compensation is and how to use it to override semi-automatic exposures
- What the internal camera light meter is and how to use it
- A synopsis of the different light meter modes on your camera: spot, partial, center-weighted and evaluative (or matrix)
- Metering trick – using the exposure lock function
- A description of all of the various types of lenses available for purchase and why you would choose one over another
- What Raw and Jpeg formats are and determining which one you should shoot in
- and much more!

So, grab your copy today! If you're an Amazon Prime member you can borrow this book for FREE!

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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 257 KB
  • Print Length: 49 pages
  • Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
  • Sold by: Amazon Media EU S. r.l.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B00CTB76I2
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  • Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
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Stephen Hockman enjoys teaching others how to become better photographers. He believes that photography is a skill that anyone can master. All it takes is learning the tricks professionals use to capture great shots. Each week you can find free photography tutorials he has written at http://www.FreeDigitalPhotographyTutorials.com. These articles serve as inspiration for his books, which provide even more in-depth tips, tricks and techniques on photography.


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4.0 out of 5 stars Learning photography 23 Aug 2013
By pusscat
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I started to read this and found it was good in some aspects, it is a book for dipping into
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4.0 out of 5 stars Covers the basics... 24 Jun 2013
By Ian
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Came free, so can't really complain. Covers the basic well, so would be good for beginners, and acts as a good revision session for those in the know.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Basic but good 23 Jun 2013
By peterc
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For free you can't expect much but this is a good little read, can be a bit basic but if that's where you are starting from then an excellent read.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Clear & concise basics 28 Jun 2013
By EAJ - Published on Amazon.com
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Mr. Hockman's guide is excellent not only for beginners, but hobbyists like me who have been at photography for awhile. Not only a refresher on the basics, but provides worthwhile advice and guidance for example on which metering modes work best for particular lighting situations.
3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Very helpfull 24 Jun 2013
By Amr A. Eid - Published on Amazon.com
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I found it to the point and not too much into details. Exactly what I needed. I recommend it if you want something that is not too long and not into too much technical details.
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Nice basic guide for beginners to digital photography 7 Sep 2013
By KansasScout - Published on Amazon.com
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While I've Been taking digital photos for years they have been with cheap point and shoot cameras.having purchased my first dslr I found this a nice basic intro. Overall helpful as a start.
4.0 out of 5 stars Very useful for the beginner 30 Mar 2014
By V. Franklin - Published on Amazon.com
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Good definitions, easy to read. Good tips for beginning photographers. Also, very good how-to- tips with a variety of camera types.
5.0 out of 5 stars book 23 Jan 2014
By joan kidder - Published on Amazon.com
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Book was helpful to me in my attempt to learn about digital photography.
I would recommend to someone wanting to learn more about camera
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