Chapter Nine More Photo Recipes to Help You Get “The Shot” The Simple Ingredients to Make It All Come Together

Images The chapter from volume 1 of this book that I probably got the most emails on was this last chapter—the photo recipe chapter. In this chapter, I show some of my shots, and then give the details for how to get a similar shot, including what kind of equipment you’d need, what time to shoot (if it’s relevant), where to shoot it, where to set up your lights, tripod, etc., so it’s kind of a photo recipe cookbook. Although there are a lot of shooters that do anything to get “the shot,” you’ll be happy to know—I’m not one of them. In fact, ...

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