2012年7月31日星期二

The Art of Photography – an approach to personal expression

The Art of Photography – an approach to personal expression, whose author is Bruce Barnbaum, can be regarded as the readable, understandable, and complete textbook on photography. This isn't a book about rules and exposure. It's a brilliant book that finally explains everything that goes into making a serious photograph.

This book composes many important chapters, such as composition, visualization, light, color and much other technical knowledge. On the other side, Bruce did not forget to teach us to think more creativity. Illustrated with over 100 beautiful photos, The Art of Photography presents a wonderful world of photography to the public.

Photography is a form of non-verbal communication, as he said. At its best, a photograph conveys a thought from one person, the photographer, to another, the viewer. In this respect, photography is similar to other forms of artistic such as painting, sculpture and music, which are equally communicative. If you want, follow the guidance of this book and enable your photo to communicate with others.

For photography enthusiasts, there are many ways to improve their photography. But even for professional photographer, this book contains some concepts and knowledge that you might appreciate. If you want to invest the time and effort required to create brilliant photographs, this book is your best choice. It is suitable for everyone.