What are some good Books?

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  1. Jeffro

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    My wife bought me 3 new books so I could start over from the begining. Re Learn everything I thought I knew

    First

    Digital Photography for Dummies
    Amazon.com: Digital Photography for Dummies, Third Edition: Julie Adair King: Books

    I read this cover to cover! Learned Alot but still wanted more! Was not that happy with this book

    Second

    The Complete Idiots Guide to Photography Essentials
    Amazon.com: The Complete Idiot's Guide to Photography Essentials: Mark Jenkinson: Books

    Just Starting


    Third
    D300 Digital Field Guide
    Amazon.com: Nikon D300 Digital Field Guide: J. Dennis Thomas: Books

    Will be here in a few days!


    What other books do yall recommend? Thanks For all the info!


    Here are some I plan to get because of yall Recommendations! Thanks Again!

    Understanding Exposure by Brian Peterson
    http://www.amazon.com/Understanding-Exposure-Photographs-Digital-Updated/dp/0817463003


    The Digital Photography: S. Kelby
    http://www.amazon.com/Digital-Photography-Book-Scott-Kelby/dp/032147404X
     
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    Let me be the first to say it. Understanding Exposure by Brian Peterson, Scott Kelbys The Digital Photography Book 1&2..
     
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    "The Digital Photography (books 1&2, Im sure 3 will be good when it comes out in the near future)" - S. Kelby
    "Understanding Exposure" - B. Peterson


    EDIT: well, guess he beat me to it, but we suggested the same, so that should mean something :lol:
     
  4. Jeffro

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    I guess I will create a full list for anyone else that wants to see it. Since I can put all the things I will try!
     
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    bigtwinky No longer a newbie, moving up!

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    There is slot of info out there on the interweb. Understanding exposure is one of the better books I read. Maybe look into some beginner courses in your area too
     
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    That is possible but I plan to make some trips to work with my uncle and he will train me instead of classes. I still looking into some classes but not finding much in Louisiana.
     

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