Fine Art Flower Photography A striking new collection from the author of Fine Art Nature Photography
Includes instructions for creating varied photographic effects
Detailed specs and equipment given for each picture with "before" and "after" versions provided for many images
Acclaimed nature photographer Tony Sweet helps us to see a familiar subject through new eyes in this astonishing collection of flower photography. Ranging from the elegiac to the experimental, these pictures offer a kaleidoscopic survey of innovative photographic techniques--including multiple exposures and "slide sandwiching"--along with instructions for creating similar effects in your own photography. Perfectly balancing grace and spontaneity, Fine Art Flower Photography ensures that none of us will look at (or photograph) flowers the same way again.
About the Author:
Creative Techniques and the Art of Observation
After twenty years as a professional jazz drummer and music educator, Tony Sweet changed careers and directed his creative energy toward nature photography. Today he is a nationally known photographer, workshop instructor, author, and lecturer whose work is featured in a variety of mediums. Tony is a member of Fuji's Talent Team, ASMP, and NANPA. The author of Fine Art Nature Photography and a contributor to Shutterbug, he lives in Eldersburg, Maryland.
"Tony Sweet is the foremost flower photographer in the world today--bar none. The tips, techniques, and stunning images that he gives us in Fine Art Flower Photography continually inspire me to pick up my camera and start shooting." ---Jim Miotke, author of The Absolute Beginner's Guide to Taking Great Photos and founder of BetterPhoto.com
112 pages, 66 color photos.