PCPhoto Digital Zoom Camera Handbook

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Lark Books, 2005 - Photography - 160 pages
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From the number one digital photography magazine, comes the most comprehensive guide to the fastest selling cameras made today.

Last season's PCPhoto Digital SLR Handbook gave camera owners a great manual with all the technical guidance they needed; now, photographers who own an advanced compact digital camera get their turn. Open up this richly illustrated volume and find in-depth instruction, with all relevant concepts, operations, and terms masterfully explained so amateur photographers can take full advantage of these amazingly capable units. In addition to a general overview of digital versus traditional photography, there's a thorough discussion of how to utilize the LCD monitor, built-in zoom lens, and every feature and function: how to edit in-camera, work the exposure modes, get the most from presets, and handle the memory card, accessories, and flash. And a full chapter covers picture taking in the field. Every page is inspirational and invaluable.


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Digital Camera Features and Functions
Resolution and File Formats
Get the Most from Your Digital Camera
White Balance
Memory Cards and Workflow
Accessories and Flash
Picture Taking in the Field

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About the author (2005)

Rob Sheppard is a photographer and videographer who says his favorite location is the one he is in at any time. He is the author/photographer of hundreds of articles about photography, and more than 35 books. Sheppard is a well-known speaker and workshop leader, and a Fellow with the North American Nature Photography Association. He was the long-time editor of the prestigious Outdoor Photographer magazine and helped start PCPhoto (Digital Photo). Presently he is editor-at-large for Outdoor Photographer. Visit his website (www.robsheppardphoto.com) and blog (www.natureandphotography.com).

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