Demystifying Your DSLR Camera
A Logical and Systematic Approach to Understanding and Using Your Digital SLR or Mirrorless Camera
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The author has been teaching digital photography and photo / video editing for the last 16 years at North Vancouver’s premier training school. This book reflects the wealth of photographic techniques and teaching approaches that Peter has developed over the past 16 years. As a life-long educator, Peter has a very plain-spoken, understandable way of explaining complicated concepts that eliminates confusion and facilitates effective learning. This electronic book provides clear and helpful explanations of: * camera terminology; * camera components and menu choices; * a systematic approach to setting up the camera before a shoot; * helpful information on more advanced menu settings; * descriptions of camera accessories that expand the usefulness of your DSLR; * camera maintenance; and finally, * 20 creative techniques that take your photos from being mere snapshots to artistic, original masterpieces. In addition, the book is beautifully illustrated with hundreds of photos, videos, charts and tables that effectively convey the objectives of each chapter. Each chapter begins with a video of Peter setting out the objectives for the chapter. Demystifying Your DSLR Camera is an effective tutor for both novices and experienced photographers alike. Work your way through the chapters in the order they have been written so that you build on previous knowledge and experience, and then focus on chapter 20 - Twenty Creative Shooting Tips - to improve your style and unique photographic technique.