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A visual delight

Advantages: Beautiful photography; diverse subject matter
Disadvantages: Photos across double pages spoiled by join between pages

The title “Simply Beautiful Photographs” is of course self-explanatory. This book is a National Geographic publication, a hardcover book containing wonderful images printed on high quality paper. It is just asking to be devoured, but there is of course ...

denella 11.01.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Simply Beautiful Photographs - Annie Griffiths

Capturing Britain on camera

Advantages: Superb photography
Disadvantages: More photographs deserved to win prizes!

Landscape Photographer of the Year is the publication that features the winners and other commended entries from renowned landscape photographer Charlie Waite's Take a View competition. The contest is run in collaboration with the AA, who publish this boo ...

denella 11.11.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Landscape Photographer of the Year: Collection 5 - AA Publishing

Focussing on the basics

Advantages: Very easy to follow, a lot of information, good examples and projects, good price
Disadvantages: Won't offer much to very experienced photographers

I have been getting into photography recently after buying my first digital SLR camera about a year ago. The amount my camera does is mind boggling after spending years using a point and shoot. Even after 12 months of experimentation I needed a few tips a ...

misspurple7 20.05.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Collins Complete Photography Course - John Garrett

Very useful and well designed

Advantages: Clear, colourful, comprehensive and easy to read
Disadvantages: Book a bit heavy to carry in my handbag

...As I decided to upgrade from my point and shoot compact camera to a DSLR, I treated myself to a Sony Alpha 200. The camera booklet contained some basic information about the camera and its numerous functions. However, as a DSLR newbie, I was lost! I nee ...

leliville10 24.09.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Sony Alpha DSLR-A200 Digital Field Guide - Alan Hess

The history of life through a lens - Life by Frans Lanting

Advantages: Great photographs
Disadvantages: Very little information

...Frans Lanting is an acclaimed wildlife photographer whose worked has been published in National Geographic amongst others. In this book he displays the results of his project to ‘tell the story of life from its earliest beginnings to its present diversit ...

cbmcfc123 28.12.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Life - Frans Lanting