Magic Lantern Guides: Sony A500/a550

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Sterling Publishing Company, Inc., Jan 5, 2010 - Photography - 207 pages
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The latest in these popular camera guides, "Magic Lantern Guides: Sony a500/a550" will help owners of this model to maximize its potential. This camera features a tiltable 3-inch LCD that displays fastest possible autofocus in Live View mode due to phase detection AF system: a Sony exclusive! 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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Features and Functions 20
Aperture Priority A 127
Camera Controls 36
Digital Recording
The Menus 80
Camera and Shooting Operations 104
Flash Photography 150
Working with Images 180
Troubleshooting Guide 198

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About the author (2010)

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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