• Understanding Exposure, Fourth Edition: How to Shoot Great Photographs with Any Camera

    This newly revised edition of Bryan Peterson's most popular book demystifies the complex concepts of exposure in photography, allowing readers to capture the images they want. Understanding Exposure has taught generations of photographers how to shoot the images they want by demystifying the complex concepts of exposure in photography. In this newly updated edition, veteran photographer Bryan Peterson explains the fundamentals of light, aperture, and shutter speed and how they interact with and influence one another. With an emphasis on finding the right exposure even in tricky situations, Understanding Exposure shows you how to get (or lose) sharpness and contrast in images, freeze action, and take the best meter readings, while also exploring filters, flash, and light. With all new images, as well as an expanded section on flash, tips for using colored gels, and advice on shooting star trails, this revised edition will clarify exposure for photographers of all levels.

    • Brand: Unknown
    • ASIN: B0104EOJSK

  • Understanding Flash Photography: How to Shoot Great Photographs Using Electronic Flash

    From a master of professional photography, a book that explores the exciting possibilities of artificial light.This guide to on- and off-camera flash picks up where Peterson's previous title, Understanding Exposure, left off--helping free photographers from the limitations of auto to get the images they want when natural light isn't enough. For the many amateur photographers afraid to venture past natural lighting, here is the book that will finally help them master artificial light. In his trademark easy-to-understand style, Bryan Peterson explains not only how flash works, but how to go beyond TTL automatic flash exposure to master manual flash, allowing readers to control the quality, shape and direction of light for a perfect exposure, every time.

    • Brand: Amphoto Books
    • ASIN: 0817439560

  • Bryan Peterson's Understanding Composition Field Guide: How to See and Photograph Images with Impact

    Learn to “see” more compelling images with this on-the-go field guide from Bryan Peterson!  What makes an image amazing? Believe it or not, it is not about the content. What makes a photo compelling is the arrangement of that content—in other words, its composition. The right composition gives your images impact and emotion; the wrong one leaves them flat. In this handy, take-anywhere guide, renowned photographer, instructor, and bestselling author Bryan Peterson frees amateur photographers from the prejudices of what is “beautiful” or “ugly” so that they can instead focus on color, line, light, and pattern. Get the tools you need to show your distinct voice and point of view in every image you shoot. With this guide in your camera bag, you’ll be equipped not only to “see” beautiful images but to successfully shoot them each and every time.  Also available as an ebook

    • ASIN: B009JU6T7U

  • Bryan Peterson's Understanding Photography Field Guide: How to Shoot Great Photographs with Any Camera

    Everything you need to know in one take-anywhere field guide! This all-in-one guide from renowned photographer, instructor, and author Bryan Peterson will help you take better photos anytime, anywhere–with any camera. Want to finally understand exposure? Interested in learning to "see" and composing your images more creatively? Ready to master the magic of light? It’s all here, the techniques every amateur photographer needs to take better nature, landscape, people, and close-up photos. You’ll even get creative techniques, like making "rain" and capturing "ghosts," and practical advice on gear, equipment, and postprocessing software. Filled with Bryan’s inspirational photographs, this is the one essential guide for every camera bag.

    • Brand: Peterson, Bryan
    • ASIN: 0817432256

  • Language Learning for (Reasonably) Smart People: A Comprehensive Guide on how to Learn any Language from Start to Finish, without Shortcuts or Hacks

    Where have all the smart people gone?And more importantly: Where have all the diligent and ambitious people gone? Now one often sees books about language hacks, learning a language while sleeping or through just talking to people. Then there are the 12-steps-to-success-this and master-grammar-by-deconstructing-it-that gurus.The truth is that language learning is not actually hard in the sense that one has to be smart to do it – thus the title. Reasonably smart is all we need to learn a language. It doesn’t have to be a chore either; it can be fun. But we have to do it seriously. We have to put in the effort and put in the time. It takes quite a bit of time. But it is also achievable. I think what language learners need is a book that clearly lays out how to learn a language properly, without arbitrary shortcuts or absurd time-frames and silly distractions.I have learned a bunch of European as well as non-European languages and in this book I share both my insights as well as those of other successful language learners and some of the relevant linguistic findings.The book has three parts: 1) Introduction: The Method2) Main Part: All the steps learners need to take from beginning to end and a systematic discussion of all aspects of the language journey3) Final Part: Miscellane...

    • ASIN: B07F7DSH3L

  • Backyard Birds (Peterson FlashGuides)

    Peterson FlashGuides are the most compact and convenient field guides ever made: slim as road maps and ideal for hikers, bikers, canoeists, or anyone who wants to travel light.

    • Brand: Houghton Mifflin
    • ASIN: 0395792908
    • UPC: 046442792905

  • Bryan Peterson's Exposure Solutions: The Most Common Photography Problems and How to Solve Them

    Easy answers for your most common exposure questions   Bryan Peterson’s Understanding Exposure has demystified the elements of exposure for nearly half a million readers, making it one of the most popular photography books in the world. Now, Bryan returns with his first-ever follow-up, Bryan Peterson’s Exposure Solutions, this time tackling 28 of the most common exposure stumbling blocks for amateur shooters.             These are the exposure situations that prove frustrating time and time again, from exposing high-contrast scenes to freezing action in low light, photographing a full moon, exposing subjects against a sunset sky, balancing subjects in shade with brightly lit backgrounds, and so on. For each, Bryan points out common pitfalls and then offers a simple solution, showing you how to approach the exposure differently and transform your shot.             A complement to Understanding Exposure, Bryan Peterson’s Exposure Solutions digs deeper to help you break bad habits, take control of your exposure, and approach even tricky situations with confidence.

    • Brand: Amphoto Books
    • ASIN: 0770433057

  • Learning to See Creatively, Third Edition: Design, Color, and Composition in Photography

    Completely revised and updated throughout, Bryan Peterson's classic guide to creativity helps photographers visualize their work, and the world, in a whole new light by developing their photographic vision.Fully revised with all new photography, this best-selling guide takes a radical approach to creativity by explaining that it is not an inherent ability but a skill that can be learned and applied. Using inventive photos from his own stunning portfolio, author and veteran photographer Bryan Peterson deconstructs creativity for photographers. He details the basic techniques that go into not only taking a particular photo, but also provides insights on how to improve upon it--helping readers avoid the visual pitfalls and technical dead ends that can lead to dull, uninventive photographs.This revised edition features a complete section on color as a design element and all new photographs to illustrate Peterson's points. Learning to See Creatively is the definitive reference for any photographer looking for a fresh perspective on their work.

    • ASIN: B00OEXM7J6

  • Nikon Sb-26: Flash System : Includes Nikon Sb-25 Flash (Magic Lantern Guides)

    Book by Huber, Michael, Peterson, B. Moose

    • Brand: Brand: Silver Pixel Pr
    • ASIN: 1883403294

  • Understanding Color in Photography: Using Color, Composition, and Exposure to Create Vivid Photos

    Veteran photographer and instructor Bryan Peterson is best known for his arresting imagery using bold, graphic color and composition. Here he explores his signature use of color in photography for the first time, showing readers his process for creating striking images that pop off the page. He addresses how to shoot in any type of light, and looks at color families and how they can work together to make compelling images in commercial and art photography. He also helps readers understand exposure, flash, and other stumbling blocks that beginning and experienced photographers encounter when capturing images, showing how to get the most out of any composition. With its down-to-earth voice and casual teaching style, Understanding Color in Photography is a workshop in a book, helping any photographer take their images to the next level.

    • Brand: Watson-Guptill
    • ASIN: B01NAFLCT2

  • #warbler - White Hashtag 20oz Stainless Steel Water Bottle with Carabiner

    Strap it to your bag and go! This white water bottle comes with a carabiner to strap it to anything you need on the go. Carabiner colors may vary.

    • Color: White
    • Brand: Molandra Products
    • ASIN: B0741VJVV6

  • #warbler - Hashtag White Outer & Black Inner Ceramic 1.5oz Shot Glass

    When you are feeling saucy and you need something to say it without saying it, grab this shot glass and fill it with your favorite liquid. It should be alcohol but if that is not your fancy, do as you please.

    • Color: White
    • Brand: Molandra Products
    • ASIN: B074XT4FFB

  • In-a-Flash PSAT, 5E

    In-A-Flash PSAT contains need-to-know test-taking tips for the PSAT, an exam that prepares students for the SAT I exam and is used to qualify for National Merit Scholarships. It covers verbal (sentence completion, analogies, and critical reading), (math (multiple-choice, quantitative comparisons, and grid-ins), and writing skills (identifying sentence errors, improving sentences, and improving paragraphs) questions.

    • Brand: Brand: Peterson's
    • ASIN: 0768914167

  • SAT Word Flash 2002

    . The words in this book are the must know words for SATs. According to Joan Carris author and SAT/PSAT coach who has been keeping records for fifteen years of the words that stump kids over and over again. She states that some words appear again and again in most SAT prep books and on tests similar to SAs because these particular words are some of our most descriptive, specific adjectives-our most precise, active verbs-our information-packed nouns-yet none is overused or trite. You'll learn more than 360 words that appear regularly on the SAT. Understand how to recognize key word roots. Develop an efficient study system with the Three-day Miracle Plan. And master the techniques and strategies you'll need for a great score.

    • ASIN: 0768906237

  • In-a-Flash: Reading for the TOEFL Exam (TOEFL READING IN A FLASH)

    Book by Peterson's

    • Brand: Brand: Peterson's
    • ASIN: 0768908655

  • In-a-Flash Vocabulary

    In-A-Flash Vocab prepares students for the SAT I and ACT examinations with fun vocabulary-building exercises and tips for recognizing key word roots of more than 360 words that frequently appear on the exams.

    • Brand: Brand: Peterson's/Thomson
    • ASIN: 0768908639