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Simple Scene, Sensational Shot is a guide to getting great, artistic photography from almost any location.
The book helps you to see the photographic opportunities all around you, no matter where you are. It opens your eyes to photographic possibilities in your everyday world that you may have overlooked in the past.
First of all, author Simon Bond talks us through the basic, what equipment is best for different situations, and what settings to use on the camera. Simon has traveled the world making the ordinary stand out, and this book is full of colourful, different images.
The second chapter looks at how you can transform different environments photographically, in a series of case studies including building site and roadside photography. There are packed full of examples on how you can make that particular scene interesting.
Then, the book looks at different techniques that can be used to transform an image. This can be anything from zoom bursts, to creating more bokeh in the picture, to make the image little different from the normal representations of a place.
Bond also gives the reader a guide to exploring with your camera, showing us that location scouting and telling a story with your images can make them more appealing, and by scouting you will find shots that are off the beaten track.
The book also look a little at post processing, which can help to transform an image into something special.
Simple Scene, Sensational Shot is a great book for those looking to broaden their horizons, and get some great, different shots out of their local environment, no matter where you are based.