Beautifully photographed and wonderfully presented, Creative Landscape Photography is a never-ending source of new insights and fresh possibilities. Illustrated with more than 200 extraordinary color photos of exotic international locales, this remarkable volume emphasizes all the creative aspects of landscape photography, covering everything from photographing epic panoramas to intimate details of nature. Packed with practical pointers and tested techniques, the guide first examines such basics as film choice and exposure; composition; natural and artificial lighting; and night and low-light techniques.
Next, readers explore the creative considerations regarding various subject areas, including the wilderness; people in the landscape; man-made environments; and close-up images in nature. Finally, readers will find a fascinating overview of such often-overlooked aspects of landscape photography as story lines, new locations, informative vs. aesthetic content, and much more. Suitable for the dedicated amateur as well as the veteran photographer, whether working in traditional film or with a digital camera, Creative Landscape Photography is a remarkable, up-to-date source of comprehensive information and unlimited inspiration. • First in a new series of Amphoto books focusing on the best of modern, stylish, and creative photography: Includes special section on digital equipment, finishing, storage, and output • Suitable for both dedicated amateurs and professionals seeking ideas and inspiration