Shedding light on all the photography basics in one book. Want to know how to take better photos? Well, first you need to master the basic techniques. Whether you are a complete beginner or an intermediate looking to improve your photography, this book is packed with photography techniques, tips and advice for beginners and intermediates. All the camera functions and their effects explained Laid out in a simple, visual and easy to read format that is devoid of technical jargon, this book helps you understand all the essentials such as: • Light • Lenses • Exposure • Shutter speed • Aperture • ISO • White balance • Focusing • Histograms • Exposure compensation • RAW vs Jpeg Each function, technique, and setting comes with an illustration or example photograph.