Saturday, April 25, 2015

Sarah Wilkerson " Capture The Moment" - Book Review

capture the moment 
Photography by Clickin Moms Community
246 pages

A little about the book:
    This modern guide to photography pairs big, bold images with short, focused tips for translating everyday life into stunning works of art. Featuring contributions by the members of Clickin Moms, the photography industry’s largest social network of female photographers, this guide captures the beauty of family life—whether it’s a child’s unfinished bowl of cereal or a sunlit trip to the lake. With tips progressing from elementary to advanced, this book is perfect for amateurs and professionals alike, covering equipment, composition, posing, low light, natural light, black and white, still life, and lifestyle photography. Assignments for experimenting with lighting and shooting locations round out the chapters, providing photographers with both the inspiration and skills they need to document those unforgettable, frame-worthy moments in time

A little about Sarah Wilkerson CEO. Clickin Moms:
      Sarah Wilkerson is a photographer whose work is guided by traditional artistic principles and driven by a sense of story and inspiration as it strikes. Her portfolio is comprised almost entirely of non-commissioned personal projects. She specializes in low light and black & white photography and has an affinity for tilt-shift work. Her everyday work can be viewed as part of the CMpro Daily Project.
A graduate of Duke University and the University of Texas School of Law, Sarah is presently the CEO of Clickin Moms, where she also provides mentoring services and teaches advanced courses on composition & creativity. Sarah is the author of “Capture the Moment” (Amphoto/Random House, April 2015) as well as CLICK Magazine‘s “Why it Works” critique series.
Disclosure:  This book was given to me for the sole purpose of my review.
All reviews are my own.

What stunning photos included in this book from the Clickin Moms Community. Each photo shows the type of camera and settings you can use to achieve beautiful photos. This book includes six chapters covering natural light, composition, storytelling, fine art, black & white, and low light.  This is a perfect book for anyone with a love of photography. Whether it be to just look at beautiful photos, or capture them, this is a great book. Put it on your coffee table or side table for a great conversation piece for your guests and loved ones to browse.  Nowadays everyone wants to capture that perfect moment, and not everyone is a skilled photographer. This book makes learning that skill easy. You can have everyday life photos turn into brilliant works of art with these step by step guides. 



Finding Beauty in Everyday and Family Life

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