David Yarrow: How I Make Photographs

Laurence King. (Masters of Photography). Mar. 2022. 128p. ISBN 9781913947101. pap. $19.99. REF
A guide to photography by Yarrow (Wild Encounters), who established himself as a sports photographer before branching out to fine art photography, with an emphasis on animal portraits and conservation. In 20 succinct chapters, he discusses his background and inspirations and offers useful guidance for amateur photographers (“Look Sharp: Choose Your Focal Point”; “The Importance of Empathy: Respect Your Subject and Give Back”). The final chapter includes advice on printing and selling fine art photographs.
VERDICT Compact, practical, and often breathtaking. Suggest to photographers, artists, conservationists, and armchair travelers.
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