Photographing the Child: Natural Light Techniques for Beautiful, Profitable Portraits (Paperback)

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Photographing the Child: Natural Light Techniques for Beautiful, Profitable Portraits By Jennifer George Cover Image


Packed full of useful tips, techniques, and information for both the hobbyist and the professional photographer, this book is an invaluable resource for developing the craft of child photography. Beginning with how to handle children as subjects, it discusses such topics as interacting with children, how to avoid tantrums, letting personality dictate the photo session, and how to capture expressions that parents want. It then explores what good light is, how to find it, how to use it, and how to pose a child in it, as well as exposure, posing, and design fundamentals. Each subject is covered from beginner to advanced level in child photography, so parents and professionals alike will find helpful information. From traditional portraits to lifestyle ones, this book covers all the necessary knowledge for capture stunning images of children.

About the Author

Jennifer George is an award-winning photographer whose work has appeared in a variety of magazines, including "American Photo," "Forbes," "Professional Photographer," "Ranch & Coast," "Rangefinder," and "Shutterbug." She is the author of "The Art of Pregnancy Photography "and "The Digital Photographer's Guide to Natural-Light Family Portraits." She lives in San Diego, California.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781608955909
ISBN-10: 1608955907
Publisher: Amherst Media
Publication Date: July 1st, 2013
Pages: 160
Language: English