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New and Published Books

  1. Night Photography and Light Painting

    Finding Your Way in the Dark, 2nd Edition

    By Lance Keimig

    Lance Keimig, one of the premier experts on night photography, has put together a comprehensive reference that will show you ways to capture images you never thought possible. This new edition of Night Photography presents the practical techniques of shooting at night alongside theory and history,...

    Published July 2nd 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. 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

  4. Capturing The Moment

    The Essence of Photography

    By Michael Freeman

    This is not a book about the fundamentals of shutter speed or how your camera works; it is a book that will teach photographers of all levels how to work with their cameras to capture moments whether they are occurring quickly or unfolding over many hours. Capturing the Moment is about a gesture,...

    Published October 8th 2014 by Focal Press

  5. Capturing Light

    The Heart of Photography

    By Michael Freeman

    In almost all photography it’s the quality of light that makes or breaks the shot. For professional photographers, chasing the light, waiting for it, sometimes helping it, and finally capturing it is a constant preoccupation — and for some an obsession. Drawing on four decades of doing just this,...

    Published January 28th 2014 by Focal Press

  6. Speedlights & Speedlites

    Creative Flash Photography at Lightspeed, Second Edition

    By Lou Jones, Bob Keenan, Steve Ostrowski

    Canon Speedlites and Nikon Speedlights are small, off-camera flashguns that can provide big results - if you know how to use them properly. Acclaimed Boston photographers Lou Jones, Bob Keenan and Steve Ostrowski guide you through the technical and creative aspects of how to get the most out of...

    Published July 25th 2013 by Focal Press

  7. Michael Freeman's Photo School Fundamentals

    Exposure, Light & Lighting, Composition

    By Michael Freeman

    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 14th 2013 by Focal Press

  8. Light and Lens

    Photography in the Digital Age, 2nd Edition

    By Robert Hirsch

    Light & Lens: Photography in the Digital Age is a groundbreaking introductory book that clearly and concisely provides the instruction and building blocks necessary to create thought-provoking digitally based photographs. It is an adventurous idea book that features numerous classroom-tested...

    Published April 30th 2012 by Focal Press

  9. The Low Light Photography Field Guide

    The essential guide to getting perfect images in challenging light

    By Michael Freeman

    Series: The Field Guide Series

    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 21st 2011 by Focal Press

  10. Focus On Lighting Photos

    Focus on the Fundamentals (Focus On Series)

    By Fil Hunter, Robin Reid

    Series: The Focus On Series

    Have you ever wondered if you need to use a flash in sunlight? What the best lighting is for a macro shot? How long your exposure should be in low lighting? If you have, this book is for you! Lighting affects composition, focus, exposure decisions, and pretty much everything...

    Published June 21st 2011 by Focal Press