5 must-read photography books. Skin by Lee Varis The Digital Photography Book by Scott Kelby ) Learning to See Creatively by Brian Peterson Humanity by Geoff Blackwell The Photographer's Eye by Michael Freeman
Read This If You Want To Take Great Photographs By Henry Carroll
Bokeh photography: Manually focus everything so the lights in the background are out of focus, and the subject (if there is one) is in focus. Also keep a small depth-of-field with a small aperture so the background is easily blurred (motion blur)
have to try this trick.How to use a business card to bounce light up to create a nice overall illumination, while some of the light penetrates directly through the card, disperses and lights the subject from the front.