People in Focus: How to Photograph Anyone, Anywhere

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Amphoto, 1993 - 144 pages
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Photographing people can seem intimidating. Many picture-perfect moments are lost when you hesitate before asking permission to shoot someone's picture. As a result, vacationers often return home loaded with shots of breathtaking landscapes, spectacular sunsets, and magnificent cathedrals but only memories of the local people - the street vendors, shopkeepers, and children.

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Usually I find tons of useful tips with Peterson's books. This particular book seems to go over techniques that he as already covered in previous books. Read full review

About the author (1993)

Bryan Peterson, a professional photographer, is the author of "Understanding Exposure, Beyond Portraiture, Learning to See Creatively," and "Understanding Digital Photography." A well-known instructor, he is the founder of the online school The Perfect Picture School of Photography ( He lives in Chicago.

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