New from O’Reilly: Take Your Best Shot by Tim Grey

Take Your Best Shot by Tim Grey

Digital imaging expert Tim Grey tackles your digital darkroom questions in his new book, Take Your Best Shot (O’Reilly, $35), written in Q&A format where he answers your most common and vexing digital darkroom questions.

Grey, who is host of the annual Microsoft Pro Photo Summit, is a member of the Photoshop World Dream Team of Instructors and he has written over a dozen books, such as the Tim Grey Guides series for Sybex that includes Photoshop CS3 for Nature Photographers, Photoshop CS3 Workflow and Color Confidence.

In the new book, Grey provides clear, informed answers to the questions serious photographers ask most often. The topics covered in “Take Your Best Shot” include:

• Understanding digital darkroom fundamentals
• Selecting the right tools–from cameras to printers
• Choosing between RAW and JPEG formats
• Getting a grip on color management
• Optimizing your images in Photoshop
• Solving common problems such as noise, blown highlights, and color casts
• Making high quality prints
• Sharing your images electronically with the world

[Site: O’Reilly]

Chris Malinao

About Chris Malinao

Chris teaches Lightroom as workflow software to photography students at the FPPF, Federation of Philippine Photographers Foundation. He also teaches smartphone photography.