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Butterfly Photographer's Handbook: A Comprehensive Reference by William B. Folsom

By William B. Folsom

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An in-depth examine butterflies and the way to most sensible catch them on movie, this attention-grabbing guide is equivalent components box advisor and images guide. a whole review of the winged creatures’ ecological process is supplied, which information every little thing from species identity and the conduct and habitats of North American butterflies to differentiating moths from butterflies and studying the place and while you need to locate those attractive bugs. Armed with a pretty good figuring out of butterfly biology, photographers can then very easily discover the technological points of nature images. Composition, white stability, concentration, and publicity suggestion is mixed with helpful pointers on utilizing a flash and electronic manipulation.

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