• 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

  • Peterson's Flashguides 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

  • 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: Watson-Guptill Publications
    • ASIN: 1607748509

  • 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

  • Peterson's Flashguide Pacific Coastal Birds (Peterson Flash Guides)

    More than 100 species--all the most commonly seen birds from British Columbia to Baja. 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.

    • ASIN: 0395792878
    • UPC: 046442792875

  • 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.

    • Brand: Amphoto Books
    • ASIN: 1607748274

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

    This essential guide shows amateur photographers of all levels how to conquer more than 25 tricky exposure scenarios frequently found in the field.     As every amateur shutterbug knows, certain exposure situations prove frustrating time and time again, whether photographing a high-contrast snow scene or getting the perfect backlit portrait. In this ready reference, bestselling author Bryan Peterson demystifies common stumbling blocks one by one, with tips and techniques for getting a great shot every time.

    • ASIN: B009V19WYY

  • In-A-Flash Grammar for the TOEFL Test

    Book by Peterson's

    • Brand: PETERSONS
    • ASIN: 0768908647