Back to skip links

Purchase eTextbooks at the new VitalSource web site. Product options and pricing may differ. Shop Now

Additional product details

ISBN-13 9782940447411ISBN-10 2940447411
ISBN-10 2-940411-77-8ISBN-13 978-2-940411-77-1
Author(s): David Präkel
Publisher: AVA Publishing
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 184

Taking examples from both classic and contemporary photographers, Basics Photography 01: Composition (second edition) advises readers on how to select the most appropriate composition for capturing a subject or communicating a message. In this thorough and visually exciting guide to composition, David Präkel leads the reader, step-by-step, through the essential elements to consider when composing an image, including viewpoint, perspective, symmetry, scale and balance. With a range of diverse new case studies, work from contemporary photographers and a selection of exercises to explore a photographer's creativity, the second edition encourages a bolder and more innovative approach to photography.