Photography Books

A selection of the best of the best photography books in several categories. Out of hundreds of books in my photography library, I choose the most helpful books to recommend here. Some of the best photography books are no longer in print but well worth tracking down in the used marketplace at Amazon. Just use the links in these book categories.

All Purpose Photography Books

Best Book on Photographic Lighting

Best Exposure Books

Best Books on Photographic Composition

People Photography Books

Nature Photography Books

Scenic Photo Location Guides

“How To” Wildlife Photography Books

Wildlife Location Guides

Stackpole Nature Photography Books

Ansel Adams: Books and Calendars

Night, Astronomy, and Astrophotography Books

Digital Photography Books

Photography Magazines