- Step-by-step instructions show both experienced and inexperienced photographers the best way to capture specific situations encountered in law enforcement.
- A wide variety of photographs and illustrations demonstrate techniques and complement the material.
- A glossary provides a quick reference for looking up important definitions.
This helpful textbook teaches the fundamentals of photography and their application to police work. It offers clear explanations of the basic elements of photography that are used in investigative police work. Recommendations regarding equipment and techniques are offered throughout for both small and large police departments. Topics include the advantages and disadvantages of digital photography, and guidelines for photographing accidents, crimes, evidence, questioned documents, and identification photos, and dealing with special situations such as homicide and arson.
Students and beginning professionals in the criminal justice field.