“No matter how intuitive your digital camera is, you still need to put a lot of thought and vision into lighting your photographs if you want great results.
This key skill has the power to dramatically and quickly improve your photography.
That’s where Light-Science & Magic steps in. This book provides you with a comprehensive theory of the nature and principles of light so that you can use lighting to express you own creativity and master your photography. Now in its fourth edition, this book features:
· Dozens of new photographs and lighting diagrams to show you how to make complicated shots
· New information on how to work with colour gels, portable strobes, motion and ambient and flash lighting.
Styles of lighting continue to change, but the nature of light will always remain the same. Once you understand the basic physics of lighting with this book your creative potential is endless".
- Focal Press
(from the book cover)