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8 new books for birders

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Mastering Bird Photography: The Art, Craft, and Technique of Photographing Birds and Their Behavior, by Marie Read, Rocky Nook, paperback, 2019, 340 pages

If you want to start taking pictures of birds or improve your photography skills, you will not find a better teacher than Marie Read. We’ve published her work time and again over the years, including on numerous covers. Here she shares tips and advice for shooting portraits, flight shots, courtship and other behaviors, birds in landscapes, abstracts, and more. She explains image editing techniques, describes 17 bird-photography hotspots, and offers insights on how to share and sell your work and potentially get published in magazines.

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