Capturing Time & Motion: The Dynamic Language of Digital Photography

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Sterling Publishing Company, Inc., 2009 - Photography - 175 pages

Capturing the effects of time and motion are two of the hottest topics in photography, and photographer Joseph Meehan provides the technical and aesthetic know-how for representing a three-dimensional world in a two-dimensional medium.

Meehan explores the foundations of composition, light, and dimension that create the illusion of movement and passing time, and guides readers through a wide breadth of subjects, from shooting wildlife, sports, and moving backgrounds to creative digital techniques and panning.

 

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Contents

Motion and Time Photography
28
Composition in Motion Photography
35
FastAction Photography
85
Moving Backgrounds
103
Using Slow Shutter Speeds
117
Index
172
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About the author (2009)

\JOSEPH MEEHAN has been a professional photographer, writer, and teacher for more than 35 years. Hundreds of his photographs have appeared in advertisements, books, magazines, and on Web sites all over the world, and The New York Times has characterized his style as “alive with color and sparkling with light.” Meehan was the Senior Technical Editor of Photo District News for over a decade and is the former editor of the Photography Yearbook. He has written 25 books on photographic technique, several of which have been translated into multiple languages.

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