In This Chapter
Action and sports photography
Environmental portrait photography
Flower and macro photography
Landscape and nature photography
Low-light and night photography
Pet and animal photography
Sunset and sunrise photography
Weather and seasonal photography
Now is a good time to do some serious shooting with your Digital Rebel XTi/400D. In this section of the book, you can explore a wide variety of specialty areas and subjects in photography.
There is no right way to use this chapter. You can skip around and try only the photography subjects that appeal to you, or you can try all of them. Some sections present several techniques, all of which are suitable for the subject. Feel free to experiment creatively with these techniques to create your own unique effects. You know that the approach is successful when that one special picture seems to jump off the screen or leaves you with a feeling of deep satisfaction and pride.
While most of these techniques are straightforward and easy, some may take practice to perfect. The pictures that you take for photo subjects vary, depending on the scene and subject that you are shooting. You can use the ...