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By Yvon Chouinard, Doug Tompkins

180° South takes readers backstage of the movie, 180° South, made by means of Chris Malloy, to benefit extra concerning the those that made the unique overland trip to Patagonia in 1968, and the repeat trip over ocean and land forty years later. The publication contains tales of occasions and reviews that encouraged Chris Malloy, Yvon Chouinard, and Doug Tompkins to settle on paths devoted to saving what's left of the wild international. Open it at any place and revel in the images by means of the world's best surf and mountaineering photographers Jeff Johnson, Jimmy Chin, Scotty Soen, and Danny Moder.

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For example, a light foreground subject against a dark background immediately adds a sense of depth to a shot. Perspective also refers to the angle and viewpoint from which the photograph was taken. By changing your position as you compose your shot, you have the power to manipulate the final image. For example, standing on a chair and looking down at a sleeping cat creates a sense of the distance between the viewer and the cat, while lying on the floor next to that cat creates immediate intimacy “Looking over the pathway that linked two of the villages in Cinque Terre, I found this beautiful little spot.

Be aware of where your fingers are at all times. You do not want fingers to stray anywhere near the bellows. The bellows on a vintage camera are fragile and easily THE BASICS 31 damaged by a misplaced finger jab, so try to keep your fingers away from the front of the camera, the exit slot, and the bellows. Depending on your light source, you may need to adjust the exposure using the black and white dial on the front of the camera. To lighten your image, turn the dial toward white, to darken, turn the dial toward black.

Loading the Film, Adjusting the Settings, and Taking the Picture Open the back of the camera, slide the film pack in, close the door, and the film cover will eject from the top of the camera. To power the Instax Mini, simply pull out the lens, and the power indicator will flash red until green. It is ready to shoot. You can adjust your exposure settings by choosing indoors (indicated by a house), cloudy, sunny, and very sunny. The Instax Wide has a lighten and darken control for exposure adjustments.

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