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  • Photograph the Faceby Jeff Smith

    Amherst Media 2014; US$ 19.99

    The most essential factor in creating a successful, salable portrait is properly lighting the face. But, every face is different, and, each face type requires a different style of lighting. It is imperative that the photographer realizes this. From the subjects? complexion and facial size, to their clothing, hair color and setting, there are many... more...

  • Step-by-Step Lighting for Outdoor Portrait Photographyby Jeff Smith

    Amherst Media 2014; US$ 19.99

    There are many aspects to professional photography: composition, camera angles, exposure, color balance, posing, and lighting just to name a few. However, while each of these aspects of photography is important in the creation of a professional portrait, lighting presents a special challenge that is part art and part science. When the two come together... more...

  • Film Criticism, the Cold War, and the Blacklistby Jeff Smith

    University of California Press 2014; US$ 34.95 US$ 27.96

    Film Criticism, the Cold War, and the Blacklist examines the long-term reception of several key American films released during the postwar period, focusing on the two main critical lenses used in the interpretation of these films: propaganda and allegory. Produced in response to the hearings held by the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC)... more...

  • Corrective Lighting, Posing & Retouching for Digital Portrait Photographersby Jeff Smith

    Amherst Media 2010; US$ 19.99

    With techniques for achieving a flawless portrait, this manual shows how to create stunning, professional images in any setting. Tips on how to delicately discuss and evaluate a subject?s appearance and his or her specific concerns combine with examples on how subtle changes in lighting and posing can flatter subjectsby slimming the waist and hips,... more...

  • Jeff Smith's Lighting for Outdoor & Location Portrait Photographyby Jeff Smith

    Amherst Media 2007; US$ 27.99

    Shattering the notion that location lighting has to be difficult, inconvenient, or compromised in its quality, this resource provides guidance on how to create unique and personalized images shot in parks, on city streets, at sports arenas, in workplaces, or in a client?s home. With an overview of equipment and a discussion on the essential tools... more...

  • Jeff Smith's Posing Techniques for Location Portrait Photographyby Jeff Smith

    Amherst Media 2007; US$ 27.99

    This comprehensive guide to location portraits teaches the basics of good head-to-toe posing, indoors and out, and shows the classical approaches used throughout photographic history to create a pleasing rendition of the human form. Additional introductory chapters detail the four main posing styles and reveal how to determine which will work best... more...

  • Jeff Smith's Senior Portrait Photography Handbookby Jeff Smith

    Amherst Media 2010; US$ 19.99

    With detailed, informative instructions for capturing personable and memorable yearbook photos, this reference presents step-by-step demonstrations on advertising, talking to clients, producing outstanding images, and finalizing a sale. Noting the delicate balance of pleasing parents and teens alike, this resource illustrates how to marry the latest... more...

  • Jeff Smith's Guide to Head and Shoulders Portrait Photographyby Jeff Smith

    Amherst Media 2009; US$ 19.99

    With detailed, informative instructions for capturing personable and memorable yearbook photos, actor and model portfolios, and business, bridal, and children?s portraits, this exhaustive reference covers what photographers need to know to be successful. Emphasizing that the client is always the center of the photograph, this resource illustrates... more...

  • Portrait Proby Jeff Smith

    Amherst Media 2014; US$ 19.99

    Droves of hobbyist photographers make a move to professional photography every year. They read a few books, watch rock star photographers shoot online, make business cards, and forge their path to a new career. When they book clients, work through the session, proof their images, and conduct a sales session, though, they encounter artistic, organizational,... more...

  • Posing for Portrait Photographyby Jeff Smith

    Amherst Media 2004; US$ 19.99

    Aiming to help portrait photographers yield pleasing results with a variety of body types, this tutorial evaluates the subject?s appearance and suggests refining poses, providing tips to make sure each subject ends up with a result they like. Using before-and-after photosand working through every region of the body from the head to the feetacclaimed... more...