BOOK-1740 Group Portrait Photography Handbook

$ 33.95 $ 34.95

$ 33.95
Group portrait photography is one of the greatest challenges in portrait photography. From lighting and posing to focusing and exposure, every aspect of the shoot becomes more complex when multiple subjects are involved!

Drawing on the expertise of top professional photographers, Rangefinder editor Bill Hurter explores the art of group portraiture, providing the information you need to select the right equipment and locations and guiding you through the creation of effective groupings, flattering poses, and a cohesive look.

Filled with outstanding images and tips covering groups of all sizesƒ?ø????from couples to the giant staff of a corporationƒ?ø????this book provides strategies that will yield unmatched results. Whether you photograph weddings, families, businesses, teams, or all of the above, it's a must have book for professional photographers!

- Techniques for both digital and film photographers
- Posing groups of any size with dramatic resultsƒ?ø????including couples, families, bridal parties, and other groups
- Creating pleasing compositional forms
- Coordinating apparel for a cohesive group portrait
- Using levels to pose large groups
- Optimizing your lighting, both indoors and out
- Controlling depth of field to keep everyone in focusƒ?ø????even in really big groups

8.5 X 11, paperback, 150 full color photos, 128 pages, index, glossary

ƒ?›????Bill Hurter is the editor of Rangefinder magazine, a monthly publication for professional photographers. He is the former editor of Petersenƒ?ø?¦s PhotoGraphic magazine and a graduate of Brooks Institute of Photography, from which he holds a BFA in professional photography and an honorary Masters of Science degree. He has been involved in professional photography for more than twenty-five years.

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