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An Interactive Introduction To
Macro & Close-Up Photography

Brent G. Betz

Released November 2012 • 146 Pages • 132MB

Apple iBookstore • $3.99 USD • iPad Only

An Interactive Introduction To Macro & Close-Up Photography, part of the DSLR Fundamentals series, is an eBook for iPad written specifically for those interested in learning more about the basics of macro and close-up photography. The book uses a multi-touch interactive approach - including videos, diagrams, animations, calculators, and 3D modeling - to explain and teach a variety of concepts such as:

  • Understanding the difference between macro and close-up photography
  • Choosing dedicated macro equipment and learning how to use it
  • Modifying existing equipment for macro and close-up photography using reversing rings, extension tubes, macro couplers, and diopters
  • Creating on-camera, off-camera, and external lighting solutions
  • Do-It-Yourself projects for creating a variety of reflectors and diffusers
  • Learning an array of macro and close-up shooting techniques
  • Mastering the fundamental issues of shooting macro and close-up, such as depth of field, natural and artificial lighting, proper exposure, subject and camera movement, and principles of light and shadow
  • Employing elements of art and style for better bokeh, creative focus, unique perspective, inventive exposure, and proper composition
  • Processing macro and close-up photographs using editing software

If you're a new or established photographer, someone interested in a different genre of photography, or someone who has an interest in shooting close-ups, this book will help you learn the basics needed to take beautiful macro and close-up photos.

The volume also includes information and links to useful gadgets, equipment, graphics, and online communities relevant to macro and close-up photography.

This interactive eBook version is for the Apple iPad only.

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