How to Use a Digital Camera
- Your camera’s user manual! After you know what you want to do, the manual should tell you how to do it.
- ShortCourses.com —The On-line Library of Digital Photography
- How Stuff Works — a technical view of digital photography
- Digital Photography School — I love the article on how to choose a photography class.
How to buy a digital camera — Google this topic, as there are many approaches. Even if you already own a camera, it’s good information. And this year’s models have so many more functions than a 3-year-old camera that it might be time to upgrade anyway.
- CNET advises to think first about how you’ll use your camera — good idea!
- Crutchfield has a good description of megapixels, stabilization, and scene modes
- PC World with video and a discussion of camera types and functions
The Top 8 Digital Camera Newbie Mistakes to Avoid — Not just for newbies!!! This article also has some great links to subjects such as cameras for dads and travel security.
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Susan Cole Kelly is a compulsive shutterbug based in Boston and downeast Maine. You can see more of her work at http://susancolekelly.photoshelter.com/