Compact Camera Fundamentals: An Introduction To Photography is an eBook written specifically for the Point-And-Shoot (PAS) photographer. The book uses a multi-touch interactive approach - including videos, diagrams, graphs, charts, photographs, reference materials, and glossary - to explain and teach a variety of concepts such as:??
- Understanding the benefits and shortcomings of a PAS camera ?- Getting to know all the features, buttons, and interfaces of your compact camera ?- Preparing your camera to shoot the best possible photos and videos using the proper file formats (JPEG+RAW), adjusting metering methods, and choosing appropriate aspect ratios ?- Exploring Standard, Scene, and Creative modes for shooting in common and more challenging environments ?- Learning, in depth, how to shoot using manual controls by understanding aperture, shutter speed, and ISO ?- What additional equipment to purchase ?- Composition tips and a variety of photographic techniques? - How to store, organize, and enhance all your photos ?- The best way to share your masterpieces with friends and family using a variety of mobile and desktop applications/services
??If you're a new or established photographer, someone interested in photography, or just someone interested in taking better pictures, this book will help you learn the basics needed to take beautiful photographs.