Top Photographer’s Favorite Photography Books

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In the best photography books, you will find a wealth of information on how to take better photos. From composition and lighting to post-processing, these books offer valuable insights into making your pictures stand out from the crowd. In this blog post, we’ll look at some of our favorite best photography books for both beginners and experienced photographers alike!

01. Read this if You Want to Take Good Photographs

Read this if You Want to Take Good Photographs

In his book, Henry Carroll provides a comprehensive list of photography tips. He gives advice on many things such as where to find inspiration and the best time-of-day for taking pictures.

The author’s voice is authoritative but also friendly in tone so that it will not intimidate new photographers from learning more about their craft because he wants everyone to take better photographs than they do now!

02. BetterPhoto Basics


The book from Jim Miotke, the brains behind online photography school that covers all aspects of digital camera care and maintenance – specifically highlighting how to avoid damaging your equipment with one careless move or another! This guide is perfect for those who are just starting in their journey into the world of photography; full explanations make it easy to follow along as you learn about topics such as cleaning DSLRs lenses, using sensor cleaners on different types of sensors (mirrorless cameras have a specific type), loading film rolls-and much more.

Photography is a rapidly changing industry and can be tough to follow. So, if you’re looking for an easy-to-follow explanation of the basics that will help get your feet wet in this expansive world, then we recommend Jim Miotke’s “The Basics.”

Jim does not assume any prior knowledge on photography from his readers, which makes it perfect for those who are new or returning photographers as well as … Read the rest

7 Tips for Vintage Photography that Every Photographer Needs to Know

The popularity of vintage photography is not a recent trend, but it’s never too late to jump on the bandwagon. Forget about modern tricks or gear and take photography back to its roots with nothing more than what was available in the earlier years – film cameras that produce amazing grainy images!


When it comes to photography, the past is in again. Every photo editing app has a selection of vintage filters and these looks are more likely than ever to get likes from social media users.

It’s been more than a decade since the digital photography boom, but what if I told you that film is making an unexpected comeback? Kodak has released some classics like Ektachrome and Katacchrome back on shelves just this year. If you still have your old school camera with those lovely 35mm slides or negatives then it might be time to dust them off! And don’t worry about not taking any pictures; we’ve compiled enough tips for beginners below so all of our helpful hints should get even seasoned pros up to date in no time flat.

What do you mean by vintage photography?


How do you define a “vintage” photograph? Is it one that was taken in the 1970s, or 1900’s…or is there another definition for this word.

The term vintage photography has been used to describe many things: from photographs of scenes and people during specific time periods to images captured on film before digital cameras were commonplace. In some cases, it can be hard to know exactly what we mean when we say “a photo should look like something out of an old magazine” because everyone interprets photos differently–one person may think this means they need sepia tones while someone else might want bright colors with lots of vivid detail instead.… Read the rest