Derrick Story is the digital media evangelist for O'Reilly, as well as the author of Digital Photography Hacks and Digital Photography Pocket Guide. You can listen to his photo podcasts and read his tips at The Digital Story. Aperture fans might want to check out his co-authored video training on Lynda.com titled, Aperture 1.5 Beyond the Basics.
The size is nice and fits easily in a backpack or camera bag.
Regardless of your level of photography knowledge (but even more if you are not a pro), this book will come in handy, to make your digital photos look even better.
I purchased this book so that I can have something I can keep with me as I do my daily photo walks.
I've read at least five photography books in the past couple weeks, and this one is one of the better ones despite its being published a few years ago. Read morePublished on July 31, 2011 by Spudman
I purchased this book so that I can have something I can keep with me as I do my daily photo walks. it's great because the information is provided clearly in simple terms that any... Read morePublished on February 19, 2011 by Amazon Customer
I am using a moderately high end digital camera (Not an DSLR)for last 2 years,but after reading this book I feel like enlightened. Read morePublished on November 29, 2009 by Soura
Excellent book to carry with you as a companion while learning digital photography. I know I will wear this one out and will have to get another, so It's well worth the price. Read morePublished on August 30, 2009 by Lori J. Lee
Hi, this book is too basic. it does not explain things in detail and all explanations are too general. Maybe a book if you have just bought your first camera. Read morePublished on April 18, 2009 by Ferdip
This book provides an excellent, clear overview of digital photography basics. The writing style is clear and engaging, and the very knowledgeable author comes across as an... Read morePublished on January 14, 2009 by Glenn
Book is a very good reference for those who have some knowledge of the availability of settings to program into the bigger digital cameras. Read morePublished on January 13, 2009 by Donald Freyer
This a super book to keep handy. I gives good information on almost any shooting situation. I plan to carry it in my bag. Very easy to read an helpful.Published on December 16, 2008 by C. Valdez