Digital Photography for the Older and Wiser (Paperback)

Get Up and Running with Your Digital Camera (Third Age Trust (U3a)/Older & Wiser #1)

By Kim Gilmour

Wiley, 9780470687024, 287pp.

Publication Date: March 29, 2010

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Helpful, easy-to-follow guide for new digital photographers over the age of 50

Digital photography is a fun and exciting hobby, but digital cameras can be overwhelming and daunting to a newcomer. If you're entering the digital photography world as an older adult--and wondering about which digital camera will meet your needs--this straightforward, helpful book is for you.

Written in full colour with lots of screenshots and clear, easy-to-read type, this friendly guide assumes no previous experience in digital photography and walks you through the subject of digital photography from start to finish: selecting which type of digital camera is right for you, understanding the seemingly endless jargon, benefiting from valuable photograph tips, and much more.

  • Provides guidance for purchasing your digital camera and deciphers the common jargon that is used in the field
  • Walks you through all the features and functions of a digital camera
  • Reveals top photography tips
  • Explains how to retouch, enhance, and print your photos
  • Demonstrates easy ways to share photos with friends and family

Prepare properly, enjoy the freedom, and maybe even show the family a thing or two with this fun and practical guide

About the Author

Kim Gilmour (London, UK) is a freelance journalist specialising in technology and the internet. She regularly contributes to publications including the best-selling Which Computing, Web User and PC Pro. She is also co-author of Business All-in-One for Dummies.