This book is due in large part to two people. First, there’s my buddy Mike. Many of our conversations have turned into inspiration for me. I can’t remember the exact words he said during one of our chats, but it was something along the lines of me writing a book to show what to do after the picture is taken. Mike has been in the photo finishing business for many years, so he definitely knows the benefits of image processing.

The other person who helped breathe life into this book is my editor Ted Waitt. Ted and I have had many a long chat about expanding the Snapshots series into other realms of photography. He often puts up with my ramblings, but it didn’t take much for me to convince him that this was a book worth writing. It ...

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