About the Book
If you are one of those frustrated people who leaves their camera set on "Automatic" but secretly yearns to "someday" be able to take some truly "frameworthy" photos, this book is for you.
"Awakening the Eye Within" will introduce you to simple concepts and techniques that you can learn and apply within the confines of your own home with a minimal amount of equipment. Written in an easy to understand, non-technical format, you will be invited to participate in an entertaining exercise that is guaranteed to help you develop your visualization skills. Once you understand the fundamentals and put them into practice, you'll be opened to a whole new world of exciting exploration and discovery.
Rick Warnken is a self taught amateur photographer whose interest in landscape, scenic and wildlife photography began in 1967 when he purchased his first 35mm SLR camera while serving overseas in the US Navy. He has traveled extensively throughout the United States and currently resides in Fort Worth, Texas. In the early 90's he owned and managed a video production business but retired from it after 4 years after coming to the personal realization that there was greater personal satisfaction in working with still images.