While walking around town, I saw these letters on the side of a building. Nothing special but what drew me to it was the black and white contrast. It was taken with a point and shoot and had quite a bit of noise, so I bump up the black and contrast in LR.
Book: Read pages 18 and 19 "Excluding It from the Frame"
Images: Hung out a Barnes and Noble for a few hours a viewed and several photography books.