Does not cover technical topics like depth of field and F-Sto in detail
DSLR Photography for Beginners
This 129-page paperback book was written by Brian Black.
It gives you the relevant information necessary for understanding how DSLR works and also about how to take amazing pictures.
This book discusses where it is ideal to focus on an image to capture the important details.
It also covers some of the techniques and tricks used by professionals to make the most out of the lenses and how to understand the framing and angling of the camera to make the image tell the whole story.
It also gives you essential tips to make the pictures you captured stand out.
In addition, this will give you the rules of focal points, context, and the likes.
You will also find topics related to the different kinds of filters such as polarizing, neutral density and ultraviolet, and when and how to use them.
Further, Brian Black, the author is confident that this book will help you out; hence, it comes with a 100% money-back guarantee.
Gives in-depth information
Comes with a free eBook
Images are in black and white
Not suited for non-readers
The Beginner’s Photography Guide (2nd Edition)
This book is a bestselling manual for individuals who want to have a better understanding of how a camera works and how to be a good photographer.
Chris Gatcum wrote this book for folks who do not have a single clue about photography.
The 192 pages of this guide contain simple, easy-to-follow, and detailed step-by-step layout of every single photography technique. These topics range from exposure to flash enhancement.
There is also a checklist which will provide you with a quick rundown of your camera and the settings.
Additionally, you will also find a comparison image that shows how certain settings can produce major differences in the final image.
Last but not least:
Since this is the 2nd edition, it also covers the latest innovations in DSLRs.
Available in paperback and spiral versions
Easy to understand
Comes with quick tips
Does not have a digital copy
Photography Books: Some Insightful Facts
Photography books have been around for decades now.
They are an excellent source of knowledge of everything there is you need to know about photography.
The market is actually flooded with endless how-to photography books, and each of them is divided into multiple volumes on the basis of the level of difficulty.
And by the way…
Here is why you must read books (whether it’s about photography or any other topic):
Beginner level photography books are highly common and one of the most popular.
However, people often tend to question why they should purchase one since we live in an age where there are tons of informational videos and how-to articles on the internet.
Is it still worth it to buy a photography basics book even though the web has so much information?
The answer is simple:
“Yes, photography books are completely worth it.”
Videos and blog posts on the internet are not very long. This means that they do not contain all the necessary information and the science behind photography.
Books, on the other hand, are like a wealth of information.
There are no corners cut anywhere, and you will know the exact reason behind every single detail mentioned.