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Title:
Creative nature & outdoor photography
Author:
Tharp, Brenda.
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Publication Information:
New York : Amphoto ; Garsington : Windsor, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
160 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780817437381
Format :
Book

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Central Library TR659.5 .T43 2003 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

Summary

Professional and amateur photographers alike will find an array of surefire strategies in Creative Nature and Outdoor Photography, an indispensable guide that demonstrates how to use classic visual design principles to create strong, compelling, nature photographs.


Author Notes

Brenda Tharp specializes in nature, outdoor, and travel photography. Her photography and writing have appeared in a number of magazines, including Alaska Airlines, Audubon, Outdoor Photographer, Outside, Sierra, Sunset, Travel Holiday, VIA, World Traveler, Outdoor and Nature Photography, Outdoor Photographer, Apogee Photo, Studio Photography and Design, Insight, and Rangefinder. She lectures extensively and teaches several workshops through Maine, Santa Fe, and Toscana Photographic Workshops, along with Pt. Reyes Field Seminars, and Rocky Mountain School of Photography. Her photographs have been exhibited nationally in both solo and group shows. She lives in Marin County, California


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 6
1 Learning to Seep. 12
2 Light: The Essential Elementp. 16
3 Visual Designp. 44
4 The Dynamic Imagep. 62
5 Creating Effective Compositionsp. 76
6 Working with Colorp. 98
7 Expressive Techniquesp. 106
8 Artistic Interpretationsp. 126
9 Exercising Your Visionp. 136
10 Evaluating Your Progressp. 140
11 A Deeper Viewp. 144
Tools and Resourcesp. 158
Indexp. 160

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