Photography eBooks


Photography eBooks are a great way to learn and become inspired about our wonderful hobby. I have a great selection of eBooks for you below, all of which are sold as downloadable PDF files which can be opened and read on just about anything whether you have a desktop computer, laptop, tablet or even smartphone! You can also store eBooks on multiple devices so they're always available when you need them. Creative Landscape Photography and The Art of Wildlife Photography are published by myself at Cameralabs, and alongside are ones I can highly recommend from other publishers. Not only are they all useful, but you'll also be supporting me when you buy any of the books below, so it's a great way to help keep Cameralabs running and the reviews coming! Thanks for your help and I hope you enjoy them!

Gordon Laing, Editor, Cameralabs

Living Landscapes eBook
By Todd and Sarah Sisson
Price: $29.99 USD (PDF download)
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Todd and Sarah Sisson are two of my favourite landscape photographers and in this superb ebook, they'll reveal the secrets behind their wonderful photos. Over 130 pages, it combines tutorials, field guides and technical advice, using the beautiful scenery of New Zealand as a backdrop. An informative and attractive ebook that's highly recommended for anyone wanting to improve their landscape photography! Well worth the price.

  Photographing the 4th Dimension: time
By Jim M Goldstein
Price: $20 USD (PDF download)
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A great-looking and highly informative eBook for anyone interested in long exposure photography. Whether you're into painting with light, capturing star-trails or creating timelapse video, author Jim M Goldstein has the answers. One of my favourite eBooks to date and one you'll want in your collection even if it's just to browse the great images.
  The Art of Photographing Wildlife
By Mike Kiss
Price: $9.97 USD (PDF download)
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In the first eBook published by Cameralabs, discover the techniques behind great wildlife photos. Mike Kiss is a respected wildlife photographer based in Saskatoon Saskatchewan Canada, and in his eBook explains how to approach and photograph different types of animals, birds and marine life while always respecting them and the environment.


    Photoshop tips
Composing the photo
By Trey Ratcliff
Price: $9.97 USD (PDF download)
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Learn how to better compose your shots, from setting-up at the scene to cropping later for the most impact. Trey gives an equal emphasis on people and landscape photography and reveals why he believes the Golden Ratio is superior to the classic Rule of Thirds when it comes to positioning your subject on the frame - and I'm inclined to agree.

  Top 10 HDR Mistakes &how to fix them
By Trey Ratcliff
Price: $9.97 USD (PDF download)
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Delve into High Dynamic Range (HDR) photography, where multiple exposures are combined to capture detail in shadows and highlights. It's a very popular technique, but one which can be fraught with issues if you don't learn its strengths and weaknesses. Trey reveals everything you need to know about HDR processing and ensures you'll avoid common pitfalls.
  10 Essential Photoshop Skills
By Trey Ratcliff
Price: $9.97 USD (PDF download)
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Mystified by Photoshop? Learn how to get to grips with the World's greatest photo editing program in Trey Ratcliff's latest eBook! Across ten useful tips, Trey starts with advice on sharpening and cropping before moving onto layers and curves, and finishing with spot-healing and lighting effects. A great guide for Photoshop beginners and just beyond.




When you buy an eBook, you'll be sent an email with a download link. if this email doesn't appear in your inbox, please check your junk folder. Emails from Cameralabs will use the address shop at

If you receive the email but can't download the file, try using a different browser. I find Chrome or Firefox work best.

The download link will expire after a few days or a certain number of attempts. If your link has expired before you could successfully download the file onto your computer, please contact me at shop at, replacing the word 'at' with the @ symbol.

How to get an eBook onto your iPad

1: Download the eBook PDF file onto your computer using the link that's emailed to you.

2: Connect your iPad to your computer and start iTunes if it doesn't start automatically.

3: Find your iPad listed in the left hand column of iTunes and click on the Books section. Books should be listed next to Music, Movies and TV Shows, but if it's not visible, click on the iTunes drop-down menu at the top, select Preferences and in the General section, make sure you have Books ticked in the 'Show' list.

4: With Books selected in iTunes, simply drag and drop the eBook PDF file from your computer into the iTunes window and it will be copied onto your iPad.

5: You should now be able to see and tap your eBook from the iBooks app on your iPad.

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