Understanding Composition

Understanding Composition

The Complete Photographer's Guide

Book - 2008
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This fascinating book reveals the mysteries behind photographic composition-- viewpoint, framing, symmetry, light and the rule of thirds--and explains with practical examples how exposure, depth of field, point of focus and shutter speed affect the composition of photographs. Features include tips about composition using the computer and different media presentations.
Publisher: Lewes, East Sussex, U.K. : Photographers' Institute Press, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781861085344
Branch Call Number: 771 Mulligan
Characteristics: 175 p. :,ill. (some col.) ;,26 x 26 cm.
Alternative Title: Complete photographer's guide


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Feb 11, 2012

An okay book to explore composition, my only problem was that I was thoroughly unimpressed by the author's photography at times.

Also the emphasis leans towards nature photography.

rushbury_valley Oct 13, 2011

Good book for beginner or intermediate photographer. Lots of photos illustrate the principals discussed


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