Sony DSLR A900

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Sterling Publishing Company, Inc., 2009 - Photography - 256 pages
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The A900 is Sony's long-awaited flagship DSLR, with high resolution, a brilliant viewfinder and many other much-coveted features. This guide offers comprehensive information on how to use this camera. Packed with diagrams, instructions and tips Magic Lantern has become the world's most popular brand of camera guide. It is sturdy, well produced with laminated covers for long life and in a handy size for portability
  

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Contents

Sony and Digital SLR Photography
13
Features and Functions
25
Specifications
32
Camera Activation
38
TheViewfinder
45
The CMOS Imaging Sensor
51
Digital Recording and InCamera Processing
59
Recording Quality Options
65
Exposure Modes
150
Exposure Compensation
165
DRange Optimizer 1 71
171
Flash Photography
179
Flash Control Options
187
Modifying Flash Intensity
193
Flash Sync
198
Lenses and Accessories
205

Primary Creative Styles
81
Noise Reduction
89
Custom Menus
104
Playback Menus
114
Camera and Shooting Operations
131
Drive Modes
143
Selecting a Lens
211
Accessories
222
Working with Images
229
Browser and ImageProcessing Software
236
Index
254
Copyright

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About the author (2009)

Peter K. Burian, a writer and stock photographer living near Toronto, Canada, has written more than 16 camera-specific guidebooks. He is the co-author of the best-selling National Geographic Photography Field Guide (with Robert Caputo) and sole author of Mastering Digital Photography and Imaging. Currently, he is a contributing editor with Canadian magazines Here's How, Photo Life, Photo Solution, and Marketnews, and he is known downunder as a contributing editor to Australian Photography magazine. He has contributed regularly to Outdoor Photographer and Shutterbug and was the editor of Shutterbug's Outdoor & Nature Photography.

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