Fine Art Images from Nature
Books on Photography that I have found helpful
Photoshop for Nature Photographers: A Workshop in a Book by Ellen Anon and Tim Grey
An indispensible guide to Photoshop for nature photographers. This is the book that Tim recommended following a workshop if I only bought one of his books. Includes a CD. Right picture is revised edition for PS CS4 and includes coverage for PS Elements users.
Color Confidence: The Digital Photographers' Guide to Color Management by Tim Grey
An excellent guide for managing all aspects of color. Another in the series by Photoshop guru, Tim Grey.BUY IT NOW FROM AMAZON
Photo Finish: The Digital Photographer's Guide to Printing, Showing, and Selling Images by Jon Canfield and Tim Grey
Takes you through the process of bringing your photographs from the camera to items for sale and display.
Photoshop CS2 Workflow: The Digital Photographer's Guide by Tim Grey
A more comprehensive guide to workflow than the one above for Nature Photographers but one intended for general photography. Right picture is revised edition for PS CS4.
The DAM Book: Digital Asset Management for Photographers by Peter Krogh
Wondering what to do with those thousands of digital images or multiple hard drives or how to be organized enough to find that single shot taken two years ago? Then the DAM book is for you. Krogh leads you through a process of getting your digital stuff in order. Right picture is revised edition 2009.
Fine Art Nature Photography: Advanced Techniques and the Creative Process by Tony Sweet
A book filled with many wonderful photographs and on the facing page, a description of the techniques used to create that photograph.
Fine Art Flower Photography: Creative Techniques and the Art of Observation by Tony Sweet
A book that will help you transform photographs of flowers into fine art images. Each image has a description of the technique used to create it on the facing page.
Photography and the Creative Life by Nancy Rotenberg
The author says in the letter to readers "I like to think of this book as a buffet. Offered to you are the dishes that have nourished my own creative life." The book is filled with beautiful photography and a collection of memorable quotations from some of the most creative minds in different disciplines. It's the kind of book you will return to many times for inspiration.
Digital Books available only on CD:
THE ART OF BIRD PHOTOGRAPHY II by Art Morris
An indispensible guide for bird
photographers but also useful for other nature photography. Contains
hundreds of Art's images.
John Shaw's Photoshop Guide
A very useful and complete basic guide to using Photoshop for nature photography by one of the top nature photographers. For additional information and to buy go to John Shaw Photography. The CD is a bargain at $30.