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New and Published Books

  1. Transformational Imagemaking: Handmade Photography Since 1960

    By Robert Hirsch

    Transformational Imagemaking: Handmade Photography Since 1960 is a groundbreaking survey of significant work and ideas by imagemakers who have pushed beyond the boundaries of photography as a window on our material world. These artists represent a diverse group of curious experimentalists who have...

    Published February 13th 2014 by Focal Press

  2. 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 27th 2014 by Focal Press

  3. Visual Alchemy: The Fine Art of Digital Montage

    By Catherine McIntyre

    Catherine McIntyre, like many fine artists, created traditional art for decades before encountering the versatility of digital imaging technology. Free of her Rotring pens and scalpel, she now uses Photoshop to create her montages. Visual Alchemy explores McIntyre’s sources of inspiration as well...

    Published December 3rd 2013 by Focal Press

  4. This Modern Romance: The Artistry, Technique, and Business of Engagement Photography

    By Stephanie Williams, Christen Vidanovic

    Love is less confined than ever, as is our desire to capture it. Engagement photography has become an essential and valuable component of wedding photography for both your clients and your photography business. Successfully booking romantic portrait sessions and providing your couples with creative...

    Published November 5th 2013 by Focal Press

  5. Michael Freeman's The Photographer's Eye Course

    A Complete DVD + Book Masterclass

    By Michael Freeman

    Shot over the course of a year at locations across the globe, the master classes on these two full-length DVDs cover virtually every skill in celebrated photographer and teacher Michael Freeman’s professional armory. This uniquely accessible approach takes viewers from first principles—exposure,...

    Published October 2nd 2013 by Focal Press

  6. Monochromatic HDR Photography: Shooting and Processing Black & White High Dynamic Range Photos

    By Harold Davis

    Update: The Kindle version of Monochromatic HDR Photography: Shooting and Processing Black & White High Dynamic Range Photos currently available for sale has been corrected and updated to address formatting issues. Monochromatic HDR Photography is the first book intended to show photographers...

    Published September 25th 2013 by Focal Press

  7. The Photographer's Eye: Graphic Guide

    Composition and Design for Better Digital Photos

    By Michael Freeman

    Michael Freeman’s unrivalled compositional advice, first presented in the bestelling The Photographer's Eye, is explained in a new and deliberately visual manner in The Photographer's Eye Graphic Guide. Photography is a visual language in itself, and therefore lends perfectly to...

    Published September 19th 2013 by Focal Press

  8. Inspiration in Photography

    Training your mind to make great art a habit

    By Brooke Shaden

    As a photographer it’s possible to train your mind to see inspiration in any situation, and this book will show you how. By introducing you into her creative process, Brooke Shaden—one of the most recognized names in modern art photography—reveals techniques and exercises that you can undertake in...

    Published September 11th 2013 by Focal Press

  9. How To Cheat In Photoshop CC

    The art of creating realistic photomontages

    By Steve Caplin

    Have you ever struggled to make the vision in your mind come to life on your screen? Then this book can help you realise your goal. In this comprehensive revision of the best-selling How To Cheat in Photoshop, photomontage guru Steve Caplin shows you how to get optimum results in minimum time, by...

    Published September 3rd 2013 by Focal Press

  10. Urban and Rural Decay Photography

    How to Capture the Beauty in the Blight

    By J. Dennis Thomas

    If you are a photographer who sees the beauty in abandoned buildings, crumbling facades, and preserving a fading history, and who also has a love of urban exploration, you have stumbled on a must-have for your photographic library. Urban and Rural Decay Photography offers expert tips and techniques...

    Published July 23rd 2013 by Focal Press