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New and Published Books

  1. Digital Nature Photography

    The Art and the Science, 2nd Edition

    By John and Barbara Gerlach

    Identifying a beautiful image in nature is easy, but capturing it is often challenging. To truly seize the essence of a photograph shot out of the studio and in the world requires an artistic eye and impeccable set of photographic techniques. John and Barbara Gerlach have been teaching...

    Published June 11th 2015 by Focal Press

  2. Rick Sammon’s Creative Visualization for Photographers

    Composition, exposure, lighting, learning, experimenting, setting goals, motivation and more

    By Rick Sammon

    The difference between seeing and looking is essential—much like the difference, in music, between hearing and listening. In Creative Visualization, master photographer, photo educator and photo instructor Rick Sammon presents his proven methodology for creative digital photography. His signature...

    Published April 7th 2015 by Focal Press

  3. Outdoor Action and Adventure Photography

    By Dan Bailey

    The difference between getting the shot and missing the shot comes down to split seconds and how you manage your gear and your technique. In Outdoor Action and Adventure Photography professional adventure sports photographer Dan Bailey shows readers how to react quickly to unfolding scenes and...

    Published April 1st 2015 by Focal Press

  4. Light Science & Magic

    An Introduction to Photographic Lighting, 5th Edition

    By Fil Hunter, Steven Biver, Paul Fuqua

    Photographic lighting is a topic that will never go out of style, no matter how sophisticated cameras and other technology get. Even with the most high-tech gear, photographers still need to put a lot of thought and vision into lighting their photographs in order to get great results. This key...

    Published February 25th 2015 by Focal Press

  5. The Copyright Zone

    A Legal Guide For Photographers and Artists In The Digital Age, 2nd Edition

    By Edward C. Greenberg, Jack Reznicki

    If you license or publish images, this guide is as indispensable as your camera. It provides specific information on the legal rights of photographers, illustrators, artists, covering intellectual property, copyright, and business concerns in an easy-to-read, accessible manner. The Copyright Zone,...

    Published February 13th 2015 by Focal Press

  6. Exploring Color Photography

    From Film to Pixels, 6th Edition

    By Robert Hirsch

    Robert Hirsch’s Exploring Color Photography is the thinking photographer’s guide to color imagemaking. Now in its sixth edition, this pioneering text clearly and concisely instructs students and intermediate photographers in the fundamental aesthetic and technical building blocks needed to create...

    Published February 12th 2015 by Focal Press

  7. Teaching Photography

    Tools for the Imaging Educator, 2nd Edition

    By Glenn Rand, Jane Alden Stevens, Garin Horner

    The photographic community is rife with talented and creative practitioners and artists. But making great photographs does not always translate into an ability to teach effectively. This new edition of Teaching Photography approaches photographic education from a point of view that stresses the how...

    Published February 5th 2015 by Focal Press

  8. Photography: A Critical Introduction

    5th Edition

    Edited by Liz Wells

    Photography: A Critical Introduction was the first introductory textbook to examine key debates in photographic theory and place them in their social and political contexts, and is now established as one of the leading textbooks in its field. Written especially for students in higher education and...

    Published January 16th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Visual Environmental Communication

    Edited by Anders Hansen, David Machin

    In 2008, the editors published a well-cited journal paper arguing that while scholarly work on media representations of environmental issues had made substantial progress in textual analysis there had been much less work on visual representations. This is surprising given the increasingly visual...

    Published December 10th 2014 by Routledge

  10. 20th Century Photographers

    Interviews on the Craft, Purpose, and the Passion of Photography

    By Grace Schaub

    Edited by George Schaub

    This book is a compilation of interviews and essays that cover a broad range of photographers and photographic disciplines. Each photographer profiled made a living by concentrating on a specific aspect of the craft, but in doing so transcended their livelihood to become recognized for more than...

    Published December 9th 2014 by Focal Press