The Betterphoto Guide to Digital Photography

The Betterphoto Guide to Digital Photography

By Jim Miotke

Amphoto Books, Paperback, 9780817435523, 224pp.

Publication Date: June 2005

Digital cameras are the hot new tech toy-but many of the millions of people who are buying the cameras aren't getting the most out of their new purchase. Mysterious icons, strange jargon, a dizzying array of imaging software and hardware...stumbling blocks quickly become tools to create great pictures with "The BetterPhoto Guide to Digital Photography." This practical, lesson-based workbook gives readers a step-by-step tutorial in getting bright, crisp, beautiful pictures from their digital cameras every time. Learn about exposure, file formats and quality settings, low-light photography, digital filters and white balance, composition and lens choice, manipulating images, printing, and much more, all in a handy, bring-along format. Everyone who has a digital camera-or who is thinking about getting one-needs "The BetterPhoto Guide to Digital Photography.

About the Author
Miotke has been a photographer for 15 years and runs, a free Web site dedicated to helping budding photographers take better photos.