Dec 10 2011

Book Review: Wildlife Photography by Uwe Skrzypczak

Published by at 7:09 am under Books,Reviews

wildlife photography cover 319x400 Book Review: Wildlife Photography by Uwe SkrzypczakI rarely do individual book reviews but when Uwe Skrzypczak, the author of the book Wildlife Photography, sent me a copy, I quickly found out that this wasn’t just a book with beautiful photos.
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Wildlife photography goes beyond the photos and gives detailed practical advice on equipment, techniques and workflow.
vide Book Review: Wildlife Photography by Uwe Skrzypczak
The book is divided into 9 chapters and as you can see, the first 5 are all about photography education (over 80 pages!):
1- Equipment
2- Shooting Techniques
3- Image Composition
4- Planning Your Trip
5- The Light in East Africa
vide Book Review: Wildlife Photography by Uwe Skrzypczak
I was amazed at the detail given in this book. I personally learned quite a bit and I’m now looking forward to shooting in the wild once again!
vide Book Review: Wildlife Photography by Uwe Skrzypczak
If you’re planing an African photo safari then chapters 6 through 9 are for you! They’re full of information on 4 distinct regions:
6- The Ngorongoro Crater
7- The Ngorongoro Conservation Area
8- The Serengeti
9- The Masai Mara
vide Book Review: Wildlife Photography by Uwe Skrzypczak
These chapters are your personal photography guide book; from animal behavior to migratory routes. They also include some photography tips as well.

All in all a great book worth every penny of the $30 Amazon price tag. But the best part is that Uwe is actually giving away his book for one day only! On December 11 (that tomorrow!) the PDF download will be FREE! (the German version will be free on Decmber 18th).

Here’s the download link for your free copy. Remember, It’s only free on December 11, 2011. If you miss it, you can still get it on Amazon in time for X-mas! icon smile Book Review: Wildlife Photography by Uwe Skrzypczak

Here’s the book’s promo video!

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3 Responses to “Book Review: Wildlife Photography by Uwe Skrzypczak”

  1. Professional photographer in Yorkshireon 29 Feb 2012 at 11:48 am

    I found this very useful, thanks for sharing.

  2. Mariaon 20 Jul 2012 at 10:00 am

    Thanks for sharing!

  3. Giorgioon 21 Nov 2012 at 12:50 pm

    This book is really wonderful !!! i have read it , and is very very good to know some tips and to view wonderful photos !!! thank you !!!

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