Tips & Tricks

More and more people are upgrading from digital point and shoot cameras to the now more affordable digital SLR cameras. Many people are attracted by the option of interchangeable lenses and increased creative control of the SLR cameras but many are often confused by all the options that come with this newfound tool. Although the digital SLR can capture great images when left in the automatic...
A couple of years ago, I purchased my first digital SLR camera that had interchangeable lenses. Between then and now I have learned some valuable lessons that I would like to pass on, so that others don't make the same mistakes that I made. After buying a Canon 20D SLR with the 18-55mm lens, I was anxious to purchase a zoom lens. I looked online and went to my local photo store and purchased...
When it comes to digital cameras, the most common complaint that I have heard from people is that their camera is not fast enough. When people talk about the speed of the camera, most of the time they are talking about the time delay between pressing the shutter release and the capturing of the image. Those of us who have been shooting digital for more than a couple of years know that this was a...