The Portrait Photographers Handbook
Rather than dwelling on any one single facet of portrait photography, The Portrait Photographers Handbook imparts detailed directions for each step of creating portraits with a pro look and feel. From the lighting setup, posturing the subject, and creating the finished image to retouching techniques and developing methods for the darkroom, every progression is fully explained. These established techniques for generating gratifying portraits in a vast array of settings will enhance the portraits of professionals and shift
newbie's hobby photographs to a higher level. Clear examples precisely illustrate every idea presented in this book.
This book provides great knowledge into the world of photography world including bunches of information both from the Bill Hurter, the author and other contributing photographers including the distinguished Monte Zucker.This book an indispensable source of inspiration and reference. I continue to open it up and browse through it at times when I need an idea for an impending project and I'm never disappointed.
Dec 28, 2010.