Whether you're shooting with an inexpensive point-and-shoot camera, a smartphone or tablet, a high-priced contraption, or one of those new-fangled action cameras, it's possible to take your digital photos from good to great by applying a few simple tricks—and Digital Photography For Dummies shows you how! Packed with tips, advice, and insight you won't find in your camera's manual, this friendly guide quickly gets you up to speed on proven photography techniques to help your digital pictures say more than a thousand words!
No longer a hobby or profession limited to those with access to fancy and expensive equipment, digital photography is all around us. But if you want to take your shoots a bit more seriously and produce images you'd be proud enough to give as gifts or decorate your home, this friendly guide has you covered. From figuring out how to make the most of your camera's settings to applying exposure tricks the pros use all the time, frame-worthy digital photos are a page—and a click—away.Interpret your camera's settings and apply them for better photosShoot better portraits, action shots, and low-light photosCollect your photos in a place where you won't lose themGrasp simple digital photography techniques that apply to any kind of camera
If you've been experimenting with digital photography for a while or just caught the bug, this new edition of Digital Photography For Dummies is the picture-perfect guide you'll turn to again and again.
The Canon EOS Rebel T6/1300D offers DLSR users a tool to take photographs truly worth bragging about. This book gives you the pointers and easy-to-follow instruction you need to make sense of your new camera and start taking those stunning shots—right out of its box.
First, it demystifies all the photography terms the pros use, explains your Canon camera's menus and settings, and shows how to take control of color, focus, and lighting. Once you have a grasp on those skills, you can apply your newfound knowledge to get better portraits, action shots, close ups, and other images.
If most of your photography experience has taken place behind the lens of a smartphone, fear not! You'll quickly and easily learn all about your Canon's tools for controlling focus and depth of field, getting vivid color, shooting landscapes, transferring your files to your computer, and so much more.Get up to speed on your camera's settings and menu optionsTake quick auto mode shots or be creative with manual settingsApply your knowledge to get better portraits and action shotsFind tips for customizing your camera to suit your unique needs
If you love to take photos and want to up your game with a fantastic DSLR camera, Canon Rebel T6/1300D For Dummies is your fast track to getting picture-perfect snaps in a flash!
Whether it's your first dSLR, your first Canon camera, or simplya new tool for your photography, your Canon Rebel T3i/600D hascountless capabilities and you'll want to understand them all. Thisbook covers all the dials, menus, and controls, showing you how touse each one. It explains how to change and use various lenses andoffers advice on exposure, focus, printing, using flash, sharingphotos online, and much more, all with plenty of full-colorexamples to show what you can achieve.Canon's popular T3i/600D offers a vast array of options for thenew dSLR photographer; this book guides you through all thesettings, dials, and menusExplains how to use Live View mode and record, edit, and playback videoProvides tips and advice on working with exposure, manipulatingfocus and color, switching from auto to manual controls, and usinglighting creativelyShows how to get photos from the camera to the computer, thenedit and manage them using different software packagesIllustrated with full-color photos from the author, showingwhat you can achieve
This fun and friendly book helps you to quickly and confidentlytake advantage of the many creative possibilities offered by yournew Canon camera.
Eager to take a shot at using the exciting new Nikon D5100? Thenthis is the introductory book for you! Aimed at first-time DSLRshooters who need a friendly guide on how to use their camera, thisstraightforward book is packed with full-color images that helpdemonstrate how to use features of the Nikon D5100. Coverageexplores the on-board effects, low-light settings, and automaticHDR shooting. Clear explanations detail the ways in which you canuse the new features of the Nikon D5100 to add unique shots to yourportfolio while an explanation of photography terms gets youconfident and savvy with this fun DSLR camera.Covers basic camera controls and functions, shooting in automode, setting photo quality, and navigating menus and the viewscreenIntroduces the basics of photography, including the settingsthat control lighting, exposure, focus, and colorAddresses the new low-light and HDR settingsEncourages you to use the new onboard effects features andshares tips for improving images with editing software
Get a grasp on the fun Nikon D5100 with this fun and friendlyguide!