Digital Photography For Seniors For Dummies

John Wiley and Sons

Take the mystery out of digital photography and join the fun!

You don't need to be a professional photographer or a technology expert to take great digital photos! This down-to-basics guide makes it easy to choose the right camera, understand all its dials and controls, take good pictures, make them look even better with your computer, and print them or share them online for friends and family to enjoy.

  • Do your homework — compare camera features to choose those you need at the price you can afford

  • Practice, practice, practice — learn to use camera settings, how to compose good shots, and how light affects a picture

  • The darkroom is now digital — use free software to organize and edit your photos

  • Learn to share — print your pictures at home or through a service, e-mail them to friends, set up an online photo album, or show them off in a digital picture frame

Open the book and find:

  • How to pick the camera that best fits your budget and needs

  • Tips for taking great travel photos

  • Accessories you might want for your camera

  • How to get really good pictures of kids and pets

  • Easy ways to get photos from your camera to your computer

  • Tips and tricks for editing pictures on a computer

  • Good reasons for putting your pictures online

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About the author

Mark Justice Hinton teaches computer classes for the University of New Mexico Division of Continuing Education as well as digital photography classes. He is also the author of PC Magazine Windows Vista Solutions. Mark maintains a tech help blog at www.mjhinton.com/help.
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Publisher
John Wiley and Sons
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Published on
Apr 29, 2009
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Pages
304
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ISBN
9780470498224
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Language
English
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Genres
Photography / Techniques / Cinematography & Videography
Photography / Techniques / Digital
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Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
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This easy-to-understand guide helps seniors get started with Windows 7!

Many seniors use a home computer to stay connected to family and friends. This fun and friendly guide shows how to use Windows 7, the most popular operating system pre-loaded onto personal computers and laptops, to write e-mails, connect with family via Windows Live Messenger, download pictures with Photo Gallery, and listen to music using Windows Media Player.

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