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David Busch’s Digital Photography Bucket List: 100 Great Digital Photos You Must Take Before You Die

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Written for avid photographers who want to expand your photographic horizons, 'David Busch's Digital Photography Bucket List: 100 Great Digital Photographs You Must Take Before You Die' details exactly what images readers should be striving for to improve their skills, fill out your portfolio, and maximize their creative vision. In the book, they will find 100 examples of great images in a variety of genres, and exactly what skills, equipment, and knowledge are needed to take these pictures. Each lesson is illustrated by full-color photographs and is easy to follow, and soon readers will be on their way to capturing your own truly great images.

Table of Contents

  1. Copyright
    1. Dedication
  2. Acknowledgments
  3. About the Author
  4. Preface
  5. Introduction
    1. The Definitive Moment
    2. Photoshop or Not?
    3. What You’ll See
    4. About the Cleveland Photographic Society
    5. Who Am I?
  6. 1. Capturing the Human Spirit
    1. A Festive Moment
    2. The Dignity of Age
    3. Other Lands, Other Cultures
    4. A Compelling Environmental Portrait
    5. Capture Your Subject’s Character
    6. The Optimism of Youth
    7. A Vibrant Philippe Halsman Moment
    8. Native American Culture
    9. High Fashion Fantasy
    10. Eyes as Windows to the Soul
    11. Alternative Lifestyles
    12. A Quirky Look
    13. Sultry Glamour
    14. An Old Masters Classic
    15. An Intimate Self-Portrait
    16. Old-Time Glamour
  7. 2. Special Moments
    1. An Homage to Noir
    2. A Living Legend in Concert
    3. Unconditional Love
    4. Wedding Magic
    5. Growing Up
    6. A Child’s Anticipation
    7. Spanning Generations
    8. A Still Life—With Human
    9. The Power of Nostalgia
  8. 3. Photojournalism
    1. Always Faithful
    2. 9/11 Aftermath
    3. The Face of Poverty
    4. The Face of Peace
    5. Spirit of the West
    6. Monarchs of the Air
    7. The Ravages of Time
    8. Up, Up, and Away
    9. Freezing Action
    10. A Championship-Winning Score
    11. A Sibling’s Bond
  9. 4. The World of Nature
    1. High Dynamic Range Magic
    2. Two Pictures in One
    3. Nature’s Pastels
    4. The Bounty of Nature
    5. A Perfect Rose
    6. Nature’s Saturated Palette
    7. Nature’s Power
    8. A Winter Wonderland
    9. A Rich Textured Landscape
    10. Footsteps in Time
    11. A World in Miniature
    12. The Colors of Infrared
  10. 5. Creatures Great and Small
    1. World’s Funniest Animal
    2. An Animal’s Point of View
    3. Animals with Personality
    4. Wild Instincts
    5. The Miracle of New Life
    6. Anthropomorphic Animals
    7. Back to the Wild
    8. Human/Animal Interaction
    9. Cats Know More
    10. Face of Innocence
    11. Motherly Love
    12. The Insect World
    13. Macro Moment
    14. Nature’s Symmetry and Patterns
  11. 6. The Fine Arts
    1. Architectural Abstract
    2. Homage to a Legendary Photographer
    3. Trompe l'OEile
    4. Image as Metaphor
    5. The Makings of Music
    6. Ballet in Motion
    7. The Dance
    8. Hands at Work
    9. Mouthwatering Food
  12. 7. Urban Life
    1. Waning Light of Day
    2. A Majestic Skyline
    3. While a City Sleeps
    4. In-Camera Distortion
    5. Patterns in Architecture
    6. The Prospect of Death
    7. An Iconic Travel Photo
    8. Up in Lights
  13. 8. Special Techniques
    1. Photoshop Magic
    2. Fantasy Come True
    3. Otherworldly Visions
    4. From Sublime to Ridiculous
    5. Surreal Visions
    6. Celestial Mechanics
    7. IR Channel Swapping
    8. A Floral Abstract
    9. Painting with Light
    10. Photoshop Abstract
    11. Abstract in Motion
    12. Moving Water
  14. A. Appendix
    1. Clara Aguilar
    2. Nancy Balluck
    3. Tony Berling
    4. John Earl Brown
    5. Charles Burkett, Jr.
    6. Elisha Cerino
    7. Susan Sheaffer Curtis
    8. Jan DeBlaay
    9. Cheryl Donovan
    10. Sharon Doyle
    11. Rob Erick
    12. Neil Evans
    13. Jim Frazer
    14. Diane Funk
    15. Dennis J. Goebelt
    16. Jeff Gray
    17. H. Arlan Heiser
    18. Don Keller
    19. Dan Le Hoty
    20. Todd Liebenauer
    21. Michelle Leigh
    22. Maria Isabel “Bel” Martins
    23. Peggy Miklus
    24. Kathleen Nelson
    25. Varina Patel
    26. Barbara Pennington
    27. Joseph Polevoi
    28. Shannon Rice
    29. Kolman Rosenberg
    30. Ed Rynes
    31. Mary Rynes
    32. Athena Salaba
    33. Carol Sahley
    34. David S. Saunders II
    35. Will Sebastian
    36. Dale/Jen Simmons
    37. George A. Sipl
    38. Janet Sipl
    39. Nathalie Lovera Snyder
    40. Jamie Ann Umlauf
    41. Vincent Vartorella
    42. Ron Wilson
    43. Rick A. Wetterau
    44. Tina Grimm (Model)
    45. Rae Gentry (Model)
    46. Denise Pace (In Memoriam)