Michele and Tom Grimm are freelance photographers and writers who have written and illustrated a dozen other adult and children’s books. They live in Oregon.
This book is well written but outdated. I wouldn't recommend this book to anyone who is looking to improve their photography skills for fun. Read morePublished 10 months ago by df
I have referred to it often. It covers a lot of photography information, however it is wordy, and you can tend to get overwhelmed, using a highlighter to outline the important... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Rhonda Fisher
I have been going through the book, and I am finding it quite handy.
It is just that it's all about analogue cameras, though still applicable and useful in this digital era... Read more
The book is exactly what my wife was looking for. It is easy to understand and is more than she needed for the course she is taking. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Robert D. McColm
My wife got this book on a neighbors reccomedation and started taking pictures of our grandchildren... Soon, some of them, were great and she started to send them to the. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Sir06
This is a nice book... of history. The basics that are included in this rather thick edition do not do enough to address the needs of digital photography at all. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Adele
This book is okay but for the new modern photographer it needs to be updated again without film/developing section and talk more about different brands of cameras. Read morePublished on March 17, 2013 by V. Higgins
For those of us shooting and selling pictures in a demanding digital world, this book is a must. The Grimms are well-ahead of the curve, providing the latest information, equipment... Read morePublished on June 27, 2012 by Buddy
I remember having this book in high school when we did film photography and it was semi helpful it seemed more geared towards digital photography . Read morePublished on February 2, 2012 by linds