Every day, your dog does something adorable that's unique to him alone. If you've ever thought, "Wish I had a picture of that," this book is for you. Dog Photography For Dummies offers techniques that amateurs and intermediates alike can use to improve their photography skills. This hands-on guide gives you practical and fun guidance for capturing your dog's personality and turning ordinary shots into priceless memories that will last a lifetime.
The mutts and bolts — brush up on the basics of digital SLRs and point-and-shoot digital cameras, find the right equipment, and know what to have on hand when photographing dogs
Dog Psychology 101 — get the scoop on the canine mind-set to understand how dogs communicate, discover what motivates your subject, and assess a pooch's energy level
Paws to get that perfect photo — browse through tons of cute dog photos and find out exactly how to achieve similar results, whether you're taking indoor, outdoor, posed, or action shots
Open the book and find:
Basic info about cameras, photography techniques, and postproduction work
The best times and places to photograph your dog
Pointers on photographing dogs with their human pals
How to take close-ups of your pup's best features
Steps for moving your images from your camera to your computer
Tips for printing your photos and sharing them online
Expert advice on starting your own pet photography business
Take photos of your pooch in all sortsof settings
Capture your dog's moods, whetherat play or at rest
Apply expert lighting and composition techniques to your photos
IN FULL COLOR!
The information in each chapter is clearly organized, really detailed, and very easy to understand.
If you are thinking about starting your own side business taking pictures of dogs and cats or you just want to get a great shot of your Fido, this is your book.
I will be delighted to share this book with my dog lover family and friends throughout this holiday season.
Fantastic refresher and great tips. Clear understable language for the expert and novist. Read this book first then read all the other pet photography books.Published 12 days ago by Yamile Haibi
Loved this book!!! I learned more about photography and post processing than any other photography tutorial and including some very expensive photography classes.Published 6 months ago by Denise Pearson
I like what's in it, however, I cannot stand the super glossy pages. Not the easiest thing to read when you have to keep tilting the book to remove the shine.Published 9 months ago by pammy68
I am developing a "pet friendly" approach to taking pet portraits... and this book was invaluable... thanks... I will use this book again and again...Published 10 months ago by beauxPatrick
The book is so helpful. I love how it really simplifies things for beginners. I love the color photos, too.Published 13 months ago by April Bartholomew
It was very helpful. I can hardly wait to use this knowledge to improve on photos of my pets. Some of the things mentioned I had never considered or how to to do. Read morePublished 13 months ago by VeNancy
A very good, comprehensive book of how to. It's just what so many people need and few pay attention to. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Amazon Customer
For amateur photographers the book gave simple but useful tips that helped me to plan my day out shooting my four legged buddy. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Christine feliciano