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