• Mastering Bird Photography: A Book Review by an Amateur Bird Photographer

    12 days ago - By 10,000 Birds

    The full title of this exceptional book by Marie Read is Mastering Bird Photography: The Art, Craft, and Technique of Photographing Birds and Their Behavior. It is a finely worded encapsulation of both the book's content and the reason why I feel like I've finally found the right bird photography guide, one that teaches basic technical skills, describes diverse, professional ways to approach the ‘capture' of an avian image, but which also urges birders and photographers to go beyond the classic, closely-cropped bird photo and use photography to create a mood, paint a place, tell a story...
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