Many digital cameras offer both digital and optical zoom. These two often confuse the average camera buyer, until you know what you’re looking at. Optical zoom works much like the zoom lens on a 35 mm film camera. It changes the length of your … Continue readingDigital Zoom Versus Optical Zoom
It helps when learning to use your new digital camera to also know what some of the more common terms mean. Below you will find many of these common terms defined.. Automatic Mode — A setting that sets the focus, exposure and white-balance automatically. … Continue readingDigital Camera Terms To Know
Your Digital Camera Owner’s Manual All cameras come with an owners manual, but so few people take the time to read it. Once they get past the basic operations, they get anxious to go out and try the camera. Maybe all the new terms are … Continue readingYour Digital Camera Owner’s Manual
Why Digital Photography? Digital photography is quickly becoming the preferred way to take pictures. If you are in the market for a new camera, consider the following advantages of digital over traditional film photography. In the long run, digital is less expensive. All photos are … Continue readingWhy Digital Photography?
What Is the White Balance Setting on my Digital Camera? Have you ever taken a picture of a beautiful winter scene and been disappointed to discover the crisp, white snow came out with a bluish tint? This is the kind of situation your digital camera’s … Continue readingWhat Is the White Balance Setting on my Digital Camera?
Take Better Pictures With Your Digital Camera Today’s cameras make taking pictures a lot easier than the one’s of yesterday. There is always room for improvement, however. Use the following tips to help make your photos go from acceptable to great. 1. Always be aware … Continue readingTake Better Pictures With Your Digital Camera
Three Steps to Buying Your First Digital Camera You’ve decided it’s time to buy a digital camera, but which one? The aisles are full of different brands with different features and a wide variety of prices to match. The task can be overwhelming. Following are … Continue readingThree Steps to Buying Your First Digital Camera
How to Save Photos From Your Digital Camera Once you’ve taken photos with your digital camera, you need to store them somewhere. You could always leave them on the memory card, but that would get rather expensive, so let’s explore a few other options. 1. … Continue readingHow to Save Photos From Your Digital Camera
Making Your Digital Camera Battery Last Longer With all the features digital cameras have these days, you may find keeping batteries a problem. This could well be your biggest expense, but there are some things you can do to increase the length of time your … Continue readingMaking Your Digital Camera Battery Last Longer
Red Eye and Your Digital Camera You’ve seen the dreaded demon-eye effect that occurs when the camera flash bounces off the eye of a person or pet. An otherwise wonderful picture can be ruined by this. Technically, this is called red-eye and is caused when … Continue readingRed Eye and Your Digital Camera