|Scott Kelby's Digital Photography Boxed Set, Volumes 1, 2, and 3||
The ideal place for all beginners to start.
|The Adobe Photoshop CS5 Book for Digital Photographers (Voices That Matter)||
I think this helps to make learning Photoshop fun!
|Complete Photography Course||
Very thorough. An invaluable reference book.
|Digital Photography Masterclass: Advanced Photographic and Image-manipulation Techniques for Creating Perfect Pictures||
I love this book because it shows how to produce special photos.
|Steve McCurry; The Unguarded Moment: Thirty Years of Photographs by Steve McCurry: the Ungarded Moment||
A completely unrivalled coffee table photo book in my opinion!
|Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Man, the Image and the World - A Retrospective||
An inspiring collection from the Father of Photojournalism.
Bit of a thinker!? This is a great discussion on the nature of photography.