Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs of People

Author(s): Henry Carroll


Read This If You Want To Take Great Photographs Of People is an inspiring book of conceptual starting points and invaluable technical tips for anyone, novice or professional, who wants to take top-notch pictures of people. The book distills portrait photography into seven subject areas, including "Composition," "The Gaze," and "The Street," and features beautiful, startling, and inspirational photographs in each category. Readers are given practical insights into the ideas and techniques of a wide range of historical and contemporary masters so they can put it all into practice themselves. Scattered throughout the book are "technical tangents" packed with invaluable practical guidance for basic lighting set-ups, equipment, camera modes and more. Also included is definitive advice from a lawyer on your legal rights when taking pictures of people.

Product Information

Henry Carroll studied photography at the Royal College of Art, and his work has been exhibited worldwide. Building on his experience teaching A-Level Photography, he founded, a company specializing in photography courses, holidays and events. He is the author of Read This If You Want To Take Great Photographs.

General Fields

  • : 9781780676241
  • : Laurence King Publishing
  • : Laurence King Publishing
  • : 0.317515
  • : August 2015
  • : 200mm X 144mm X 13mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Henry Carroll
  • : Paperback
  • : 1015
  • : English
  • : 778.92
  • : 128
  • : 50 colour illustrations