From the Back Cover
You already know digital photography basics. Now you'd like to go beyond with shortcuts, tricks, and tips that let you work smarter and faster. And because you learn more easily when someone shows you how, this is the book for you. Inside, you'll find clear, illustrated instructions for 100 tasks that reveal cool secrets, teach timesaving tricks, and explain great tips guaranteed to make you more productive with digital photography.
Minimal text and maximum illustrations
Task-oriented, step-by-step approach
Navigational aids connect instructions to illustrations
Self-contained, two-page lessons
Uniform layout makes it easy to read less, learn more
How easy is it?
Look for these symbols marking the difficulty of each task.
Demonstrates a new spin on a common task
Introduces a new skill or a new task
Combines multiple skills requiring in-depth knowledge
Requires extensive skill and may involve other technologies
About the Author
is the author/photographer of over 30 photography books, a well-known speaker and workshop leader, and is editor-atlarge for the prestigious Outdoor Photographer
magazine. As author/photographer, Sheppard has written hundreds of articles about digital photography, plus books ranging from guides to photography such as the Magic of Digital Nature Photography
and the National Geographic Field Guide to Digital Photography
to books about Photoshop and Lightroom including Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 2 for Digital Photographers Only
and Photoshop Elements 8: Top 100 Simplified Tips & Tricks
. His Web site is at www.robsheppardphoto.com and his blog is at www.photodigitary.com.