Mad About Mushrooms is a romantic peek at the world of forest fungi, presented as they self-express in nature, bold and whimsical. This book is predominantly a gallery of mushroom portraits with commentary on how they impress and inspire me. Added to the commentary are various notes on photographic technique and some observable facts and curiosities about mushrooms.
Flights of Fancy is a book about dragonflies; scientific facts regarding their anatomy and behaviors and techniques for approaching them, befriending them and capturing their portraits using simple gear. The book concludes with a gallery of images presenting the beauty and curiosity of these fascinating aviators.
Enchanting Evanescence presents a gallery of snowflake portraits and an explanation on how to photograph snowflakes yourself without expensive equipment. It also provides facts about snowflake science and honors the life work of Wilson Bentley, the first person to successfully photograph a snowflake; a feat he accomplished in 1885.
A short and succinct fact packed user manual, designed to be easily read and understood so as to enable photographers to get out and about and capturing stunning macro images. A quick start user manual. Reading this book will improve your macro photography for sure. Prescribed settings detailed and simple and clear hints and tips provided that will definitely enable you to be a better photographer
If you are new to underwater photography, I applaud your entry into the submerged imaging realm. It’s your efforts that help spread the wonder and splendor of marine life found on reefs and wrecks. Your time, stories and photos are important. More than likely you will get better results shooting macro photography. Set yourself up for success by practicing and mastering macro photography first.
An introduction to common terminology and equipment used in the field of macro photography. Also includes options for budget minded photographers. This book is intended for DSLR users with some photography experience, but are new to macro photography.
Until recently, photographer Richard Alighieri's prints were only offered to private collectors and charitable foundations. Now, much of his extensive portfolio of nature and fine art photography is available in digital format. The 25 images for this second volume were chosen by Mr. Alighieri from his favorite macro photographs.