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Bryan Peterson's Exposure Solutions looks at the most common photography problems with exposure and how to solve them.
Bryan Peterson explains that there is a key difference between what your camera says is the right exposure, and what is the creatively correct exposure. Your camera may tell you what it thinks is right, but you might want to achieve a different effect, and so the book takes us on a journey of how to master exposure in almost any situation.
The first chapter discusses how to get your depth of field right whilst not losing any focus from back to front. Peterson's chatty and informal way of writing makes the book read as if you're having a conversation with him, and is very easy to follow and understand.
Chapter two covers how to properly expose landscapes in any situation, including how to capture sunsets effectively. It includes handy tips on which times of the day will help you to achieve the best effects, and how to keep white from looking blue or off coloured in shots.
Chapter three looks at capturing motion, even in low light. Freezing the action can be a tricky technique to master, and even more difficult to meter correctly for. The book includes handy captions next to each picture, explaining a bit about how the image was taken and what settings were used.
The book also looks at getting clear images at night, and using flash and reflectors to modify ambient light. Last but not least, making artistic exposures is covered.
This book is an ideal purchase if you're looking for an easy to follow guide on getting your exposure right whatever gets thrown at you in terms of photography.