If you are a newcomer to the world of photography, a professional or just want to look at some good photographs, there are books available to suit everybody. If you want to learn about photography there are numerous instructional books to teach you. These books cover all aspects of photography from the technical use of a camera to giving you tips on how to take better photographs.
Many of them have tutorials to take you through each step you want to learn. There are also general photography books that are basically photo albums. These books usually consist of a collection of photos taken by one or more photographers, or are focused on a specific type of photography such as black and white, underwater, aerial, photojournalism or sports, etc. These types of books are often found on coffee tables and are given as gifts. When you buy a new camera make sure it always includes a user's manual. These small books will tell you how the camera works and will list its specifications.
Photography books can range in price from under $10 to several hundred.