Learn About Photography Culture, Grow Skills With These Great Books

These outstanding books on photography culture and techniques will help you become a better version of yourself.

It’s not safe outside! So, there’s no better time than now to stay home with a great book on photography culture. You can even stay inside and learn new techniques and skills from a good book too. There are tons of great reads available, and lots are on sale. Learn how to capture great portraits of anyone with Lindsay Adler. Her book is just $23.99. Learn all about stunning digital photography for only $12.34. You can learn more about the history of street photography for $34.95. Through the African American Lens shows a pictorial story of life in America for African Americans. It’s only $12.89! You can also pickup The Art of Photography: A Personal Approach to Artistic Expression for just $28.99. There are books on photography culture and techniques for everyone here.

Photography Culture

Photography and Belief (ekphrasis) $11.52 (Save $1.43)

Through the African American Lens: Double Exposure $12.89 (Save $4.06)

Photographers on Photography: How the Masters’ See, Think, and Shoot (History of Photography, Pocket Guide, Art History) $19.99

Photography Changes Everything $26.99 (Save $12.96)

The Art of Photography: A Personal Approach to Artistic Expression $28.99 (Save $20.96)

The Film Photography Handbook: Rediscovering Photography in 35mm, Medium, and Large Format $30.99 (Save $8.96)

Revolution in Black and White: Photographs of the Civil Rights Era $34.14 (Save $15.81)

Latinx Photography in the United States: A Visual History $34.95

Street Photography: A History in 100 Iconic Images $34.95

Global Photography: A Critical History $37.95

Light on the Landscape: Photographs and Lessons from a Life in Photography $37.99 (Save $7.01)

A World History of Photography: 5th Edition $60

Photography: A Cultural History (4th Edition) $146.07

Seizing the Light: A Social & Aesthetic History of Photography $161.50 (Save $8.50)

Photography Tutorials

Photography Culture

Read This If You Want to Take Great Photographs $9.99

Steal Like an Artist: 10 Things Nobody Told You About Being Creative $11.66 (Save $1.29)

Stunning Digital Photography $12.34 (Save $12.65)

One Face 50 Ways: The Portrait Photography Idea Book $14.92

National Geographic Photo Basics: The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Great Photography $16.69 (Save $3.30)

The Photography Storytelling Workshop: A five-step guide to creating unforgettable photographs $17.69

Understanding Portrait Photography: How to Shoot Great Pictures of People Anywhere $20.49 (Save $6.50)

Digital Photography Complete Course: Learn Everything You Need to Know in 20 Weeks $22.17 (Save $7.51)

The Photographer’s Guide to Posing: Techniques to Flatter Everyone $23.99 (Save $20.96)

Extraordinary Everyday Photography: Awaken Your Vision to Create Stunning Images Wherever You Are $24.50 (Save $1.49)

Street Photography Assignments: 75 Reasons to Hit the Streets and Learn $27.99

The Digital Photography Book: The step-by-step secrets for how to make your photos look like the pros’! $29.95

Brett Day

Brett Day is the Gear Editor at The Phoblographer and has been a photographer for as long as he can remember. Brett has his own photography business that focuses on corporate events and portraiture. In his spare time, Brett loves to practice landscape and wildlife photography. When he's not behind a camera, he's enjoying life with his wife and two kids, or he's playing video games, drinking coffee, and eating Cheetos.