Steven Biver is a co-author of two books on photography for publisher Focal Press.

Light-Science & Magic, An Introduction to Photographic Lighting, Fifth Edition(Fil Hunter, Paul Fuqua and Steven Biver) is a lighting manual that has been in publication for over 20 years and is used widely in academia.

Faces: Photography and The Art of Portraiture(Biver, Fuqua) is a comprehensive guide to portraiture. This book includes 48 double-page spreads paring portraits with lighting diagrams, an in-depth section on lighting modifiers, a small historic section, info on street shooting, a guide to pre-production as well as a gallery of portraits by renowned photographers.

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