Brings global macro trading down to earth for individual and professional traders, investors and asset managers, as well being a useful reference handbook Global Macro Trading is an indispensable guide for traders and investors who want to trade Global Macro – it provides Trading Strategies and overviews of the four asset classes in Global Macro which include equities, currencies, fixed income and commodities. Greg Gliner, who has worked for some of the largest global macro hedge funds, shares ways in which an array of global macro participants seek to capitalize on this strategy, while also serving as a useful reference tool. Whether you are a retail investor, manage your own portfolio, or a finance professional, this book equips you with the knowledge and skills you need to capitalize in global macro. Provides a comprehensive overview of global macro trading, which consists of portfolio construction, risk management, biases and essentials to query building Equips the reader with introductions and tools for each of the four asset classes; equities, currencies, fixed income and commodities Arms you with a range of powerful global-macro trading and investing strategies, that include introductions to discretionary and systematic macro Introduces the role of central banking, importance of global macroeconomic data releases and demographics, as they relate to global macro trading
Master macro techniques and capture brilliant up-close photos Macro photography uses specialty lenses and advanced digital cameras to capture stunning up-close images. This book helps you understand the nuances of macro techniques so you can take unique and remarkable close-up digital photos. Equipment recommendations, helpful tips, and coverage of specialized elements that are exclusive to macro photography all aim to make you more savvy and comfortable with macro and close-up techniques. In addition, the easy-to-follow steps and suggested exercises go a long way to make you more familiar with your camera's capabilities so that you can take fantastic photos. Introduces the techniques of macro photography and explores how to capture stunning close-up digital photos Reviews using macro lenses, extension tubes, reversing rings, and other camera equipment and accessories Shares tips for exposure and lighting techniques in the macro format Addresses depth of field, working distance, and framing when shooting Covers where to find subjects to shoot and setting up your macro studio With full-color examples and technique comparisons, this fun and friendly book presents step-by-step guidance for taking your close-up photography skills to the next level.
Model: RING48 - Quantity: 1 - Color: Black + White - Material: Plastic + LED light - LED quantity: 48 - Color temperature: 5500~6500K - Brightness: 36~48lm - Working voltage: 3~3.3V - Power: 5W - Powered by 2 x AA batteries (not included) or by charger - Support lens: - Canon EF60 F/2.8 USM Micro EF100 F/2.8USM Micro EF100 F/2.8L IS USM Micro EF180/3.5L USM Micro - Nikon AF Micro 60/2.8D AF-S Micro 60/2.8G ED AF Micro 105/2.8D AF-S VR Micro 105/2.8G ED AF Micro 70-180/4.5-5.6D ED AF Micro 200/4D IF-ED - Sony DT 30mm F2.8 Micro SAM Macro 2.8/50 Macro 2.8/100 - Pentax A200/4ED Macro A100/2.8 Macro A50/2.8 Macro - Olympus Zuiko Digital ED 50mm F/2 Macro Zuiko Digital 35mm F/3.5 Macro - Tamron SP AF 60mm F/2 Di II Marco SP AF 90mm F/2.8 Macro SP AF 180mm F/3.5 Di LD Macro - Tokina AT-X PRO 35/2.8 DX Macro AT-X M100/2.8 PRO D - Sigma AF 50/2.8 EX DG Macro AF 70/2.8EX DG Macro AF 105/2.8 EX DG Macro APO 150/2.8 EX DG Macro APO 180/3.5 EX DG Macro - Attach hot shoe onto the camera hot shoe mount and rotate to tighten the hot shoe locker ring - Install the Macro LED ring light head to the camera - Designed for Macro-lens the LED light can be used with other types of lens - Packing list: - 1 x Ring light (130cm-cable) - 1 x Charger mode controller - 1 x Power adapter (2-flat-pin plug input AC 100~240V output DC 3.3V 300cm) - 5 x Adapters (49mm / 52mm / 55mm / 58mm / 62mm / 67mm) - 1 x English user manual
Macro and close-up photography has long held a fascination for both professional and amateur photographers, with its potential for revealing and transforming an extraordinary world normally hidden from the human eye. With more manufacturers than ever before producing macro lenses and accessories, and digital technology offering fresh creative possibilities, there has never been a more exciting time to explore this macro world with your camera. _x000D__x000D_Mastering Macro Photography is the definitive guide to the essentials of modern macro. It explains the basics of equipment, focusing, exposure and magnification ratios alongside such topics as lighting for effect, employing colour as a compositional device and using depth of field creatively. DSLRs are covered alongside compact system (mirrorless) cameras, showing how their versatility using lens mount adapters can best be exploited. The author explores digital techniques such as focus stacking and the use of smartphone apps both to compose shots on a camera via WiFi connection and to trigger cameras when shooting at high speed. With subjects ranging from classic close-ups such as plants and insects to micrographics and abstracts, plus showcases of the greatest exponents of close-up, Mastering Macro Photography is a complete manual for achieving creative and professional results.