About the Author: Professional photographer Mark Lucock is the author of four books on photography, including Digital Nature and Landscape Photography (9781861085146). He is passionate about the natural world and is an elected Fellow of the Institute of Biology and a Chartered Biologist. Born and brought up in England, Lucock moved to the Central Coast region of New South Wales, Australia, in 2003., In The Digital Compact Camera, photographer Mark Lucock reveals how even the simplest camera settings free up the user to be creative and imaginative and ultimately more satisfied with their photographs. Packed with inspiring photographs from all over the world, the book is divided into sections on travel, nature and landscape photography – each full of exciting case studies that allow the reader to learn how to improve their photographs on a picture-by-picture basis. In addition to this, there is plenty of information on how to choose the best compact camera for your needs, storing images and postproduction.