© 2011 Mitchell Kanashkevich | Captivating Color | A Guide to Dramatic Color Photography
“Knowledgeable Use of Color is the Most Powerful Way to Grab the Viewer’s Attention.”
– Mitchell Kanashkevich –
Captivating Color is a new eBook from Mitchell Kanashkevich, an award winning travel photographer, I’ve been following his blog for quite sometimes and really inspired by his picture and not to mention his travel story especially when it involved portrait photography. He has made few eBook before this but I really like his latest eBook here which focus on color photography, how we can use it to our advantage.
Understanding how colors can have an impact in our photograph is really helpful, some colors can evoke and emotional feelings, sadness, emptiness, joy or sorrow. Some colors are much more stronger than the other. Colors have weight and we can use certain colors to add to the composition of our photograph, where we can draw viewers attention to the subject that matters.
Among other things that you will learn from Mitchell Kanashkevich ebook is this :
- Understand how color affects visual weight and influences attention.
- Use color hierarchy to tell stories and convey mood.
- Combine subjects and colors to intensify emotion.
- Learn how light and color work together, and how you can use them to their greatest effect.
- Optimize color temperature and balance using professional post-processing techniques.
- Manipulate the shoot—and your images—for maximum visual impact.
I highly recommended this eBook to those of you who would like to learn more about color photography and how they can help you to tell stories with your picture effectively. You can get this 48 pages eBook written by award winning travel photographer Mitchell Kanashkevich from HERE