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Chapters 1-9 (Links from the Book)

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L1
Chapter 1

Chapter 1

Chapter 1

Chapter 1
w1.1 Article describing the most common types of cameras on the market
w1.2 – Holga Camera Info
– Holga Photos on Flickr
– Diana Camera Info
– Diana Photos on Flickr
w1.3 DSLR info on Wikipedia
w1.4 Digital Video Camera Reviews on CNET
w1.5 High Quality Camera Phones on CNET
w1.6 Article describing some differences between DSLRs, Point and Shoot Cameras, Camera Phones and More
w1.7 Selection of LED flashlights on Amazon.com
w1.8 Lens ratings on Photodo.com Lens ratings on SLRgear.com
w1.9 Good article on selecting a DSLR lens
w1.10 Selection of 50mm lenses on Amazon.com
w1.11 Selection of step-down adapter rings on Amazon.com How-to article about super-macro photography using a step-down ring
w1.12 Lensbaby.com
w1.13 Lastolite EzyBalance
collapsible gray card
w1.14 White Balance info article
w1.15 Article on color temperature and filters
w1.16 Overview of common shooting modes on HP.com Overview of common shooting modes on Kodak.com
w1.17 Photo Lab Search Page
w1.18 Overview of RAW, JPG and TIFF (PDF)
w1.19 Tracking (Panning) technique explained
w1.20 Overview of continuous shooting modes
w1.21 AI Servo AF mode described in detail
w1.22 Article on Exposure Compensation and Auto Exposure Bracketing
w1.23 CF/SD card database SD card speed test
w1.24
w1.25 Action photography article Sports photography article
w1.26 Recommended Books and Magazines for Digital Photography, Photoshop and Other Topics Links to recommended photography and printing forums and groups
L2
Chapter 2

Chapter 2

Chapter 2

Chapter 2
w2.1 Diffusion material discussion on Photo.net Diffusion material overview on Rosco.com
w2.2 Zigview website
w2.3 Flipbac website Xshot website
w2.4 Quik Pod website
L3
Chapter 3

Chapter 3

Chapter 3

Chapter 3
w3.1 Overview of hotshoe flashes (covers Canon EOS models) Video of equipment and modifiers for hotshoe flashes
w3.2 LumiQuest BigBounce
w3.3 Sunshades on Amazon.com
w3.4 Selection of reflectors on Amazon.com
w3.5 Reviews of many underwater housings More reviews of underwater housings
w3.6 Pec-Pads website
w3.7
w3.8 Some snow photography tips on nyip.com
w3.9 Discussion about camera LCDs on prophotohome.com
L4
Chapter 4

Chapter 4

Chapter 4

Chapter 4
w4.1 Venetian blind tutorial by Rick Sammon on Photofocus.com Venetian blind effect tutorial using Photoshop
w4.2 Sample photos showing different acrylics Tips for making shooting tables with various materials
w4.3 Lens hood info on Wikipedia Free printable lens hoods in PDF form
w4.4 Selection of LED flashlights on Amazon.com
w4.5 LumiQuest BigBounce
w4.6 How to choose an umbrella on Strobist.com Umbrella Frame Westcott Halo Mono
L5
Chapter 5

Chapter 5

Chapter 5

Chapter 5
w5.1 Assorted mousepads on Amazon.com
w5.2 Do-it-yourself bean bag
discussion on photography-on-the.net.com
A very stable car bean bag
w5.3 thePOD website
w5.4 Monsterpod website
w5.5 Omnipod
w5.6 Cam-Pod
L6
Chapter 6

Chapter 6

Chapter 6

Chapter 6
w6.1
w6.2 Elwood’s website
w6.3 Background materials on B&H Photo’s website
w6.4 IKEA website
w6.5 Vignette Photoshop tutorial
w6.6 Editors’ Picks dog chew toys on dogtime.com KONG Pet Toy website
w6.7 UV vs. Skylight filter discussion on photo.net
w6.8 Reviews of many underwater housings More reviews of underwater housings
w6.9 Pet furniture on pawprintzpetboutique.com Dog furniture on bigdogbeds.com
w6.10 SuperPetExpo.com
w6.11 Model release info and sample release on NYIP.com
L7
Chapter 7

Chapter 7

Chapter 7

Chapter 7
w7.1 Bunny Ears on BuyCostumes.com
w7.2 Pet Costumes on CostumeCraze.com
w7.3 American Kennel Club website
w7.4 Great American Mutt Show website
w7.5 SuperPetExpo website
w7.6 Greyhound rescue website: adopt-a-greyhound.org
w7.7 Rogers’ Rescues website
w7.8 The Humane Society’s website
w7.9 Pets with Disabilities website
w7.10 Feast of San Gennaro website
w7.11 History of Valentine’s Day on wikipedia
w7.12 Scored Cards on RedRiverPaper.com Museo Artists Cards on ClearBags.com
L8
Chapter 8

Chapter 8

Chapter 8

Chapter 8
w8.1 – Neat Image (www.neatimage.com)
– Noise Ninja (www.picturecode.com)
– Noiseware (www.imagenomic.com)
w8.2 Article covering shutter speeds on diyphotography.net
w8.3 Many hand-painted photo backdrops on owens-originals.com
w8.4 Handheld steamer reviews on Slate.com
w8.5 Continuous lighting sources article on Adorama.com
w8.6 Selection of reflectors on Amazon.com
w8.7 Discussion on Strobist Flickr group re: hotshoe flash units
w8.8 A few commmercially-made masks made for an Interfit softbox
w8.9 Overview of night portrait and
other common shooting modes
on HP.com
w8.10 Tripod overview on
Shutterbug.com
Tripod tips article on callofthewildphoto .com by Scott Bourne
w8.11 Mirror lockup tutorial on Luminous-Landscape.com
w8.12 Fixing red eye tutorial with Photoshop Elements on graphicsoft.about.com
w8.13 Wireless trigger discussion on Flickr.com
w8.14 Selection of hot shoe to PC adapters on Amazon.com
w8.15 Tutorial on how to use Nikon flash units wirelessly on KenRockwell.com
w8.16 Canon ST-E2 info on Canon.com
w8.17 Selection of optical slaves on BHphotovideo.com
w8.18 LumiQuest BigBounce
L9
Chapter 9

Chapter 9

Chapter 9

Chapter 9
w9.1 – Mozy.com website
– Carbonite.com website
w9.2 Selection of SD/CF card holders on Amazon.com Memory card carrying cases on BHphotovideo.com
w9.3 Article describing a date-based system for organizing images
w9.4 Folder hierarchy for Mac (zip file) Folder hierarchy for Windows XP and Vista (zip file)
w9.5 Batch file renaming video tutorial with Adobe Bridge
w9.6 Links to 70 Photoshop tutorials
w9.7 Overview of Lightroom and Aperture on thomas- fitzgerald.net Updated Article on LR on thomas- fitzgerald.com

Comprehensive look at LR3 vs. Aperture 3

w9.8 Relinking Lightroom missing files tutorial on lightroomqueen.com
w9.9 57+ free slide show and gallery options
w9.10
w9.11 Drag and drop adjustment layer tutorial for Elements 8 on Peachpit.com Drag and drop adjustment layer tutorial (Project 3)
w9.12 Link to a site that covers working space profiles, Assign vs. Convert to Profile, and much more.
w9.13 Dust and scratch removal technique in Photoshop on light-and-shadow.com
w9.14 Photoshop tutorial on selective creative blurring
w9.15 – Resolution chart (PDF)
– Article describing how to use the chart.
w9.16 HDR photography tutorial on stuckincustoms.com HDR photography tutorial on photoshopcafe.com
w9.17 PhotoKit (Pixelgenius.com website)
w9.18 Photoshop tutorial for cropping with the rule of thirds on lunacore.com Quick vignetting tutorial in Photoshop on focusfaction.com
w9.19 – Alien Skin Exposure2
– Nik Software Silver Efex Pro
– 21-step BW test chart by Paul Roark
– Photoshop Lightroom Grayscale Mix tutorial
Dr. Brown’s
Black-n-White
video tutorial
w9.20 – “Hand coloring” tutorial in Photoshop
– A few hand coloring options on Photo.net
Hand coloring tutorial in Photoshop Lightroom
w9.21 Wilhelm-Research.com website
w9.22 – Shutterfly.com
– Snapfish.com
Kodak Gallery.com
– Mpix.com
w9.23 Article about getting better lab photos
w9.24 Books related to inkjet printing – 6 Things to Consider Before Buying Your Next Inkjet Printer (pdf)
– Inkjettips.com website
w9.25 Print permanence test on dpandi.com by Harald Johnson Wilhelm-Research .com website
w9.26 Links to recommended photography and printing forums and groups

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