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5 Steps to Better Photography ebook bundle

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  • Five beautifully designed ebooks
  • 25 PhotoTips cards designed for tablets and mobile
  • Normal price $35, yours today for just $19
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What you will learn

  • How to get the best exposure for your photos – every time
  • How to compose beautiful and dramatic photos properly
  • How to master the art of black and white photography
  • Which equipment to buy to make stunning close-up photos
  • How to make dramatic and moody landscape photos

This is what you get when you buy today.


5 Steps to Better Exposure ebook


Exposure ebook
  • A 45 page beautifully designed PDF ebook to read on your computer or tablet.
  • ePub and Mobi versions to read on tablets and smartphones.
  • 5 Exposure PhotoTips cards that sum up the lessons. They come in two versions: larger cards for printing or reading on a tablet, and smaller ones for reading on a smartphone.
Cards

What you will learn

  • Why your camera has more than one exposure mode.
  • Which exposure modes to use – and why.
  • Why 18% gray is so important.
  • Why certain scenes or subjects cause problems with exposure, and what you can do about it.
  • How to use Exposure Compensation to override the camera’s exposure settings.
  • How to read a histogram.
  • Why there’s no such thing as a ‘correct’ histogram.
  • The link between underexposure and image quality.
  • Why there’s only one metering mode on your camera you should use.
  • How to use Aperture Priority mode to make creative photos.
  • How to use Shutter Priority mode to make creative photos.

5 Steps to Better Composition ebook


Composition ebook

What you get

  • A 37 page beautifully designed PDF ebook to read on your computer or tablet.
  • ePub and Mobi versions to read on tablets and smartphones.
  • 5 Composition PhotoTips cards that sum up the lessons. They come in two versions: larger cards for printing or reading on a tablet, and smaller ones for reading on a smartphone.
Cards

What you will learn

  • What is ​the rule of thirds and why is it so popular?
  • Does the rule of thirds really work, or is there something else going on?
  • How ​to move beyond the rule of thirds to improve your photography skills.
  • How simplifying composition helps you make better photos.
  • Learn how to analyze the scene to understand how you can simplify the composition.
  • How to apply simplicity to landscapes, portraits and travel photos.
  • Why backgrounds are so important in composition.
  • When to use wide apertures to blur the background.
  • The benefits of sharp backgrounds.
  • Why color is such an important part of composition.
  • How the color wheel works.
  • How to use limited color palettes in composition.
  • Why complementary color combinations are so powerful.
  • The ​photography triangle.
  • Why you need to take responsibility for the quality of your photos.
  • How light, color, subject and composition come together.
  • How to find beautiful light for your photos.

5 Steps to Better Black & White photography ebook


Black & white photography ebook

What you get

  • A 47 page beautifully designed PDF ebook to read on your computer or tablet.
  • ePub and Mobi versions to read on tablets and smartphones.
  • 5 Black & White PhotoTips cards that sum up the lessons. They come in two versions: larger cards for printing or reading on a tablet, and smaller ones for reading on a smartphone.

What you will learn

  • The mindset that all good black and white photographers have.
  • How to use your camera to help you see in black and white.
  • Which subjects look best in black and white.
  • Why tonal contrast is so important in black and white.
  • How to photograph landscapes, portraits, buildings and travel in black and white.
  • How to use the golden hour, dramatic light, soft light, hard light and back light in black and white photography.
  • How to compose in black and white.
  • Why texture and highlights are so important in black and white photos.
  • The link between simplicity and black and white photography.
  • The key to creating beautiful black and white photos in post-processing.
  • The best black and white plugins for photographers.

5 Steps to Better Close-Up Photography


Close-up photography ebook

What you get

  • A 50 page beautifully designed PDF ebook to read on your computer or tablet.
  • ePub and Mobi versions to read on tablets and smartphones.
  • The books have over 40 beautiful full-size close-up photos to inspire you.
  • 5 Close-Up PhotoTips cards that sum up the lessons. They come in two versions: larger cards for printing or reading on a tablet, and smaller ones for reading on a smartphone.

What you will learn

  • The difference between macro photography and close-up photography.
  • How crop factor can help you get up close to your subject.
  • How to use extension tubes (and which ones to buy).
  • How to use close-up lenses (and which ones to buy).
  • Why macro lenses are so good for close-up photography.
  • How to buy a macro lens and which features to look for.
  • How to make close-up photos of flowers.
  • How to make close-up photos of food.
  • How to make interesting close-up photos with household items.
  • How to find interesting details and subjects to photograph.

5 Steps to Better Landscape Photography


Landscape photography ebook

What you get

  • A 51 page beautifully designed PDF ebook to read on your computer or tablet.
  • ePub and Mobi versions to read on tablets and smartphones.
  • The books have over 40 beautiful full-size landscape photos to inspire you.
  • 5 Landscape PhotoTips cards that sum up the lessons. They come in two versions: larger cards for printing or reading on a tablet, and smaller ones for reading on a smartphone.
Cards
  • Why you don’t need to go to national parks or exotic locations to make great landscape photos.
  • Why working locally helps make you a better landscape photographer, even if you don’t live in a spectacular location.
  • What hyperfocal distance focusing is and why it’s much easier than it seems.
  • Which exposure modes to use for landscape photography and why.
  • Which aperture settings give you the best results.
  • Why the golden hour and blue hour are so productive for landscape photographers.
  • How to make good landscape photos in bad weather or on cloudy days.
  • How using telephoto lenses makes you a better landscape photographer.
  • How to capture movement with shutter speed.
  • Why good landscape photographers revisit their favorite locations so much.
  • How to improve your landscape photography composition.

Ebook design

Here are some spreads from the PDF ebooks.