Mastering Landscape Photography - David Taylor is a comprehensive guide including the choice of camera, lenses and other equipment and accessories. Taylor then goes on to discuss exposure and the appreciation of the effects of light on the landscape at various times of the day and in all types of weather. It provides advice on practical planning for an outdoor shoot which covers the basics of assembling a travel kit, using maps and choosing a location. Authoritative text explains the theories and rules of composition; the importance of balance, harmony and symmetry. A final chapter details the practical techniques of postproduction workflow, from the processing of images to proofing, to displaying or printing the final results.