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If You're Bored With Your Camera Read This Book

By Demetrius Fordham

  • Paperback
  • £12.99

Packed with ideas to refresh and reinvigorate your photography, and make you fall back in love with your camera

You know photography, don't you? Nice group pictures, tasteful landscapes, perhaps a filter from an app on your phone. Conventional, easy to manage, inoffensive, boring...right?

WRONG! In this book you'll find inspiring ideas and genuinely different techniques that you can use to capture anything, from artistic portraits, through to stunning street photography and unusual aboreals. This book will open your eyes, and your lens cap, to new ideas.

Topics include:
Put Down Your Camera
Forget the Rules
Creative Shooting Exercises
Go Back to Basics

Biographical Notes

Demetrius Fordham is a professional commercial, editorial and lifestyle photographer based in Brooklyn, NY. Born in Stuttgart, Germany and raised in Denver, Colorado, Demetrius launched his photography career assisting iconic photographers such as Sheila Metzner and Kurt Iswarienko. He was also the first assistant of celebrated commercial photographer Doug Menuez for many years.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781781574317
  • Publication date: 06 Jul 2017
  • Page count: 128
  • Imprint: Ilex Press
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