This is a good book for photographers who want to take a more methodical approach to lighting.
This book brings clarity to a foundational, and most important, part of how light affects textures and mood in photography.
I would recommend this book to all photographers that want to take their lighting to the next level.
This book gives good insight into the nature of light as it relates to photography. it is not a "how to" guide, he doesn't say "place model here, place flash here,... Read morePublished 8 months ago by A. Bonterre
After reading this books companion, Lighting Essentials: A Subject-Centric Approach for Digital Photographers, I dove into reading this one in bite size chunks. Read morePublished 10 months ago by LaRae Lobdell
I am through purchasing photography books from Amazon as the feedback and evaluations are confabulations and mistruths.
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With the explosion of digital imaging has come an explosion of how-to books. What I find is that most of them cover the same rudimentary information. Read morePublished on September 6, 2012 by Steven C. Korn
This is an excellent book for photographers seeking to advance their understanding of what makes a photograph work, and thus make better images. Read morePublished on August 21, 2012 by James Bass
I was really looking forward to reading this book to learn more about texture-driven lighting and learning how to create depth with lighting for portraiture. Read morePublished on August 8, 2012 by ELMC
Don has a clear understanding of how light works and an even better understanding of how to explain how it works. Read morePublished on July 25, 2012 by Keith Taylor
I'm not new to photography but each time I read one of Don's books I pick up more and more great information. Read morePublished on June 21, 2012 by Greg Newman
This book is an excellent resource for photographers that want to learn more about light and it's control. Read morePublished on June 17, 2012 by Tom