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Car Photography

MikeH 13 217 4 United Kingdom
4 Mar 2008 6:08PM
Can any one recommend some good technique reading for Car photography?


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stevekhart 12 4.5k 3 United Kingdom
4 Mar 2008 6:15PM
Mike Otley's your man
sidaorb 12 3.9k 2 England
4 Mar 2008 6:33PM
Mike's definately your man or have a look at one of the online car forums such as Pistonheads
Nick_w Plus
10 4.3k 99 England
4 Mar 2008 6:37PM
As mentioned have a look at Mike PF and AmbientLife

Check out his web site too there some good things on there.
User_Removed 14 17.9k 8 Norway
4 Mar 2008 6:40PM
LOL!! Thanks everyone...

Wouldn't have a clue as to what to suggest I'm afraid. For me it comes down to 'seeing' the finished image in my head before taking the shot. Light, reflections, shadow, shape but most of all, wherever possible, capturing something about a particular vehicle (car, bike, boat WHY) that says 'I am a...' (Lotus Elise for example) without showing the entire vehicle necessarily.

If someone has some ideas for some reading material, I'd love to see them.

EDIT: Thanks for the pointer at Tim's PF. Excellent!
VolcanoCowboy 11 157 England
4 Mar 2008 7:24PM
There's a four page article in the March 2008 issue of Digital Camera magazine by Tim Wallace.

ian walker 13 716 United Kingdom
4 Mar 2008 9:55PM
VolcanoCowboy 11 157 England
4 Mar 2008 10:13PM
Just found this article on how to take a 3/4 shot through Google.


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