Composition and Design for Better Digital Photos
Drawing on his long professional experience as an editorial photographer, Michael Freeman shows exactly how images work by using a beguilingly simple technique. His unique style of illustration (which he does himself ) deconstructs photographsin a way that is clear, elegant and yet thoughtful....
To Be Published October 14th 2013 by Focal Press
Quickly Master The Key Techniques Of Photoshop & Lightroom
Everyone has taken photos which, for one reason or another, have not turned out as hoped. With this easy-to-use introduction to the key tools and techniques of photo editing. Michael Freeman shows you how to lift your work from good to great, enhancing your images using the powerful capabilities of...
Published May 14th 2013 by Focal Press
Exposure, Light & Lighting, Composition
Photography is international best-seller Michael Freeman’s life, and in this book he works together with fellow photography experts to share his and their knowledge with anyone who wants to learn not only how to take better photos, but also why those photographs work and where they fit in with the...
Published May 13th 2013 by Focal Press
The essential guide to the art of creating black & white images
Photographers everywhere have come to trust Ilex's Field Guides as the ultimate in portable photo expertise. Packed with practical knowledge and all written by specialist professional photographers, these handy titles have sold hundreds of thousands of copies worldwide. In this volume, renowned...
Published April 10th 2013 by Focal Press
Photography's greatest success has been in storytelling, based on its unique ability to capture images from reality. In fact, capture is what photography does best, reporting the world, life and society. Many enthusiasts who have mastered photography techniques search for direction and themes to...
Published October 14th 2012 by Focal Press
The essential guide to getting perfect images in challenging light
In bright light, it is easier to take a beautiful photograph with your DSLR. When the sun starts to go down or you are shooting indoors, a whole new skill set is needed. This new addition to the successful Field Guide Series will help you shoot what potentially could be...
Published October 20th 2011 by Focal Press
Understanding and Appreciating Great Photography
In The Photographer's Eye, Michael Freeman showed what a photographer needs to do in the instant before the shutter is released. In the sequel, The Photographer's Mind, he explained the way that professional photographers think a picture through before taking it. Both of these international...
Published September 28th 2011 by Focal Press
The essential handbook to getting the perfect exposure in photography; any subject, anywhere
No one knows better than world-renowned travel photographer Michael Freeman how important it is to achieve great exposure in each and every image. In this handy field guide that you can tuck in your pocket and take along on your next photo adventure, he shares his secrets for getting a good...
Published January 24th 2011 by Focal Press
The essential guide to getting the most from your camera
Today's DSLRs have manuals running to hundreds of pages, but they neglect one crucial fact: great photographers do not just simply know how to navigate menus, they also understand how their camera works and how to get the best possible pictures from it. The DSLR Field Guide shares Michael Freeman's...
Published November 3rd 2010 by Focal Press
Creative Thinking for Better Digital Photos
The source of any photograph is not the camera or even the scene viewed through the viewfinder-it is the mind of the photographer: this is where an image is created before it is committed to a memory card or film. In The Photographer's Mind, the follow-up to the international best-seller, The...
Published September 27th 2010 by Focal Press